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2021 US Powerlifting High School and Teen Nationals Silver Medalist

Updated June 1, 2021

Originally Posted April 29, 2021

Congratulations to Lakeville North senior Nick Kurtz on taking home a silver medal last weekend at the 2021 US Powerlifting High School and Teen Nationals! Nick lifted a total of 875 pounds in the Teen 2 (16-17-year-olds) 59 kg (130 lbs) weight class. He even broke the Minnesota State Deadlift record by lifting 369 pounds.

Back in April, Nick earned 1st place in his category at the MN State Powerlifting Competition with personal bests in bench, deadlift and squat, securing his place for Nationals. 

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