Man Attempts 725 Pound World Record Bench Press, It Goes Unsurprisingly

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Screen Shot 2015 03 09 at 14.29.23 Man Attempts 725 Pound World Record Bench Press, It Goes Unsurprisingly

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This is painful to watch.

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Angelo Samarripa is his name, and a 725-pound world record bench press is his aim. Oh, and completely unassisted with a face full of red and black paint AFTER failing to lift just over 400lbs.

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After struggling to bench just over half of the current world record, he decided he wanted to break that very record himself. That means he had to add an extra 300lbs to the bar. I mean, I can’t knock his heart, but this was just blatantly dangerous.

For comparison, here’s Eric Spoto destroying the previous raw bench press world record.

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