83kg Junior

Lorcan 1

Age 21

 

What are your best lifts SQ BP DL

230, 145, 250

Have you lifted for Ireland?

Yes

What are your best achievements in the sport or powerlifting?

Competing at IPF World Championships in Killeen, Texas

Why did you get into the sport?

Started lifting because of previous sport injury then found powerlifting on YouTube.

Who are your favourite Irish lifters and non Irish lifters?

Irish: Has to be Barry Pigott and Bronagh McPeake

Non-Irish: Taylor Atwood and Daniella Melo

What is your best moment on the platform and worst?

Best: Setting IrishPF open u74kg squad record at 19

Worst: Missing two bench attempts at Worlds

What are you long terms goals?

Best IrishPF 83kg junior and place internationally

Tell us something interesting about yourself outside powerlifting.

I study Physics in UCD and I love pints.

What is your favourite lift and why?

Squat, I'm built for it and it's the hardest lift technically, in my opinion.

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