Tag Archives: Chuck Cookson

Dino Gym Challenge

by Al Myers
2013 DINO GYM CHALLENGE
“PRESENTING AN OLD TIME STRONGMAN POWERLIFTING MEET”

Group picture of the participants in the 2013 Dino Gym Challenge.
MEET REPORT:
I was expecting maybe 10 or 12 lifters for the annual Dino Gym Challenge – but then to my amazement lifters kept showing up and showing up!!  The total number of entrants […]

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French Press

by Al Myers
Chuck Cookson performing an ALL TIME best USAWA record of 207 pounds in the French Press at the 2012 Dino Gym Record Day. Take notice that Chuck has the perfect arm length to do this lift, and that his elbows are not even above his head when extended straight up!
This is an […]

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Good versus Evil

by Al Myers
Dino Gym member Chuck Cookson lifts the Dino/JWC Challenge Wheels overhead.
Last weekend after the Dino Gym Challenge, we pulled out the “Dino/JWC Challenge Wheels” for a little impromptu competition between a few of us.  That seems to always happens after any meet at the Dino Gym.  Often the real competition (for bragging […]

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Goddard Postal

by Steve Gardner
MEET RESULTS: 
The Andy Goddard Tribute Lifts Postal 2011
Chuck Cookson, of the Dino Gym, had the top Jefferson Lift (Straddle Deadlift) of the Goddard Postal Meet with a lift of 622 pounds.
32 lifters took part in the Andy Goddard tribute postal competition, and what a good competition it turned out to be, thanks […]

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