TODAY   |  August 16, 2013

Powerlifting grandma, 73, sets record of 181.5 lbs.

Sandra Foli, a 73-year-old grandmother of three, set a record in a powerlifting competition for a clean dead lift of 181.5 pounds. She took up the sport only five years ago after recovering from a health scare.

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>> a break from heavy lifting but the heavier the better for sandra foley. she took up power lifting five years ago after recovering from a serious health scare and now she set a record for her age dead lifting 181.5 pounds. that's about one willie and sandy works so hard, nothing she does surprises him.

>> i wish that was one