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Nov 28

Vegan Sets New Record for Weightlifting in Iceland

Weight lifter Huda B. Waage has set a new national record in Iceland for squat lifts. The entirely vegan lifter was able to lift 205 kilograms (452 pounds) in a squat, besting the previous record. “You can be strong without eating meat and animal byproducts”, says Waage, who credits her plant-based diet for giving her …

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