Julius Maddox Does Insane 820Lb Static Hold

Julius Maddox once again showcases his superhuman strength in prep for the raw world record bench press.

Julius Maddox is an absolute monster of a man. Not only does he regularly demolish the competition at powerlifting meets, he’s always looking to break records. Currently Maddox holds the world record for the raw bench press at an astounding 770lbs.

Since then Julius Maddox has been pushing himself hard to break his own world record. While his first attempt at the 800lb bench press didn’t go as planned, Maddox hasn’t been deterred.

Through constant training and preparation, Maddox has been building on his irregular strength.

(660×7)When I would tell people my goals they would call me crazy.. Lately I’ve been hearing crickets!!!

 

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Now in preparation for the 800lb bench press, Julius Maddox has decided to do a 820lb static hold. This kind of training will allow his body and strength to acclimate for the real work ahead.

You can see the full video of his training here.

What do you think of Julius Maddox and his prep for the raw world record bench press?

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Managing Editor at Generation Iron, Jonathan Salmon is a writer, martial arts instructor, and geek culture enthusiast. Check out his YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Sound Cloud for in-depth MMA analysis.

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Managing editor of Generation Iron, Jonathan Salmon is a writer, martial arts instructor, and geek culture enthusiast. He has been writing about bodybuilding, combat sports, and strength sports for over 8 years. Check out his YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Sound Cloud for in-depth MMA analysis.