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  • Who: Derek Boyer

  • What: Most bench presses of a person in one minute

  • Where: Australia

The most bench presses of a person in one minute is 126 and was achieved by Derek Boyer (Australia) at the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, on 23 September 2010 during the grand final episode of The Footy Show. The combined weight of the arm of the bench press and Shane Crawford (Australia) was 114 kg (251 lb 5.28 oz), almost 10 kg (22 lb) over the stated minimum.

Derek Boyer is also known as Australia’s strongest man.


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