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Maltese participants in World Single Lift Championships

Posted By Sportinmalta On July 7, 2015 @ 3:01 pm In Featured,Other,Weightlifting | No Comments

Gavin Muscat


Dylan Callus managed to achieve something new in his life representing Malta in the 2015 WDFPF world single lift championships. He participated in the deadlift single lift in Telford England. Weighing in with -90kg category he lifted 260 kg in deadlift setting a new European and world record in world drug free powerlifting federation teenage 3 (18 – 19 years old) bringing with him first place and a certificate.

Once again Francis Spiteri  brought gold with as he declared first place in his respective category in -82.5 kg Master 6 in squat with an unbeliveable 145kg considering he is a 66 year old man .He improved 2.5kg on his previous record achieved in Moldova last year. Francis is a real inspiration for all athletes as for him age is just a number although he is getting older he is not satisfied with his lifts and he said he can gofurther and improve his results.

Francis Spiteri posing with his trophy

Dylan Callus also posing with his trophy

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