Jared recently received his Ph.D in Applied Neuromechanics from the University of Florida.
He has an M.S. and B.S. from Appalachian State University in Exercise Science.
Jared has been competing in strength sports since 2007, competing in Raw and Raw Classic as well as geared in both single and multi-ply meets.
Squat - 1035lb (top 5 all time)
Bench – 605lb
Deadlift – 700lb
Total – 2315 @ 220
Squat (no wraps) – 630 lb
Squat (wrapped) – 738 lb
Bench – 435 lb
Deadlift – 728 lb
1,901 Raw at 224 pounds body weight.
Follow his journey on Instagram @Drjskinner2315
Dr. Payal Ghosh
Payal Ghosh aka Dr. Deadlift is an actual doctor (the Ph.D kind in exercise physiology). Currently tied for the All Time World Record deadlift of 385 pounds in the 105 class, and USAPL open American women’s record holder in the 114 class.
Her future goals include maintaining said records, while also breaking the deadlift 105 all-time world record and 114 IPF world record…and eventually pulling 400+.
Follow her journey on Instagram @pghosh2
After competing in various bodybuilding competitions, Jeremy turned to powerlifting while attending Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. After one year of entering the sport, he broke three national records and broke a world record in benchpress at the age of 24.
Competing in the 242 lb. weight class, Jeremy broke Mike MacDonald’s longstanding Raw Benchpress record of 29 years with a 605 lb. benchpress at the New England Record Breakers Competition in Boston. He then increased that record to 615 lbs. at the 2006 Mr. Olympia Competition in Las Vegas, Nevada; then many times after that including a 617 lb at APA’s Ironfest and APA’s Raw Nationals with a 622 lb, 639 lb, and finally setting the All-Time Bench Record for the 242 lb class with 661 lbs which he has since broken again with 663 pounds. He also set the All-Time Bench Record for the 275 lb weight class with 675 lbs. Jeremy has gym lifts over 700 lbs. including a 715 raw bench press and is planning on hitting this mark in a competition this year.
Follow Jeremy on his path to more records on Instagram @Hoornstra_Strong
Pete is an elite powerlifter with a 1,671 pound total in the 198 pound weight class.
Follow the best on Instagram @PeteyxCore
John Rivas is one of the best 242 pound powerlifters to ever step on the platform. His best total of 2,088 pounds in knee sleeves ranks him #4 overall currently. He competed in bodybuilding for three years then made the move to powerlifting where he has been competing for seven years. He was a junior National in the 231 pound weight class and also part of the IPF World Team representing the United States where he finished 4th overall.
He has been coached by Steve Goggins and Monte Sparkman and also trains out of The Weight Room, in Richmond, VA.
Jake Hartman is an elite powerlifter with best competition raw/sleeves total of 1,780 pounds at 198 pounds bodyweight.
Brody King is a Professional wrestler based out of Los Angeles, California. He was trained by the Santino Brothers and New Japan Pro-Wrestling superstar Rocky Romero. Brody has wrestled all over California, the south west, an for notable companies such as: Pacific Coast Wrestling, Wrestle Circus, Defy, and Championship Wrestling from Hollywood. Brody is also the lead singer of the hardcore band God’s Hate.