Kamloops weightlifter Liberatore turns pro

Bianca Liberatore of Kamloops became a professional powerlifter last weekend in Ohio.

She squatted 325 pounds, benched 210 pounds and deadlifted 375 pounds for a total of 910 pounds in the 148.8-pound weight class at the APF Women’s Pro-Am in Cincinatti.

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That total qualified her to turn pro, making her eligible to compete at select competitions across North America, and earned her a silver medal.

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