Mike Bartlett was named best overall men’s powerlifter at the Canadian Powerlifting Federation Canadian Open competition in Prince George May 27. With just under 30 other men competing, Bartlett lifted 585 lbs in deadlift, 562 lbs in squat, and 380 lbs on bench press, earning first place in the 100 kg men’s division and men’s best overall based on his Wilks score of 427. (Nathaniel Eiswerth photo)

Terrace powerlifter wins men’s Best Overall in Prince George competition

Mike Bartlett boasted the highest Wilks of 30 people at CPF Canadian Open tournament

By Jackie Lieuwen

Mike Bartlett boasted the highest Wilks of 30 people at CPF Canadian Open tournament

 

With Mike Bartlett, Brandon Mclean also competed and earned third place out of seven in the men’s 90kg division in the CPF Canadian Open. Mclean bench pressed 298 lbs, hoisted 452 lbs in deadlift, and lifted 391 lbs in squat. (Contributed photo)

Just Posted

Wilson returns to Pacific Crest Trail undeterred

Terrace hiker was forced to abandon journey last year due to back injury at 566-mile marker

More exported goods needed for Terrace transloading facility “financially viable,” according to report

Build-out of SIDP lands, potential for micro-LNG facilities could warrant future development

Province provides three rural grants to Terrace

Each project will receive $10,000 to boost their operations

Student rangers sought for Terrace

Young adults interested in student ranger program have until Feb. 24 to apply

Skeena Sawmills audit good overall, but fault found in tree planting

Violation only issue discovered in Forest Practices Board report

Self serve doggy-wash poised to change dog grooming industry

Add money, start spraying to wash dog in the K9000

Anxiety in Alaska as endless aftershocks rattle residents

Seismologists expect the temblors to continue for months, although the frequency has lessened

Women’s March returns across the U.S. amid shutdown and controversy

The original march in 2017, the day after President Donald Trump’s inauguration, drew hundreds of thousands of people

Federal Liberals announce former B.C. MLA as new candidate in byelection

Richard Lee will face off against federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh

No winning ticket in $10 million Lotto Max jackpot

No win in Friday night’s draw means the next Lotto Max draw will be approximately $17 million

Scientists ID another possible threat to orcas: pink salmon

For two decades, significantly more of the whales have died in even-numbered years than in odd years

Burnaby byelection turmoil sparks debate about identity issues in politics

The Liberals still have not said whether they plan to replace Wang, who stepped aside Wednesday

B.C. woman planned to donate a kidney to her husband, then found out she has cancer

Richard Stuart needs a kidney, his wife Tracy has been diagnosed with cancer

Rookie Demko backstops Canucks to 4-3 win over Sabres

Young Vancouver goalie makes 36 saves to turn away Buffalo

Most Read