Congratulations to the ageless Barry Myers for bringing home a silver medal at the Masters World Weightlifting Championships. The meet took place in Montreal, Quebec and brought together the top masters competitors from around the world. Barry made all 6 of his lifts for a total of 158 kg. Myers lifted in the 67 kg weight class / 60-64 year age division.

Barry Myers is a multi-time National, Pan American and World Champion in weightlifting. Earlier in the year, Myers won a National Championship in Salt Lake City. In Salt Lake City, Barry totaled 158 kg total (75kg snatch, 83kg clean & jerk) in the 67 kg / 60-64 year age division.

The Athletic Lab Weightlifting Club provides training, learning and competitive opportunities for athletes looking to get involved in the sport of weightlifting. Athletic Lab is the best equipped training center for weightlifting in the Triangle. Level 2 USA Weightlifting coach Jarrod Nobbe leads the club. The Athletic Lab Weightlifting Club has a long history of success producing athletes at the National and International level. Every member of our staff are certified USA Weightlifting Level 1 Coaches. Contact us today if you’re interested in joining our club.