Tag Archives: Steve Schmidt

Teeth Lifting

by Al Myers
Art Montini Teeth Lifting at the 2013 USAWA Presidential Cup in Lebanon, PA.
Since the announcement of the Teeth Lift in the Dino Challenge in January it has received some discussion in the USAWA discussion  forum.  Probably the “most talk” the Teeth Lift has ever received in the USAWA!   The inclusion of the Teeth […]

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Heavy Lifting Objects

by Al Myers
Frank's "1 TON" Train wheels, that he uses for hip and harness lifting.
The other day I covered a story about Frank’s big “1-TON” train wheels in his backyard, and how he uses them in his training for heavy hip and harness lifting.  These big train wheels are more than just “yard art”  to […]

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USAWA: The First Year

by Al Myers
Steve Schmidt, of Clark's Gym, was the first member of the USAWA.
This is a big year for the USAWA. It is our 25th ANNIVERSARY of being an organization. I got wondering the other day, “just when was the official beginning day of the USAWA?”. I had a general idea of when this […]

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The Heavy Lift Bar

by Al Myers
Steve Schmidt, arguable the BEST OVERALL Heavy Lift lifter in the history of the USAWA, maxes a Heavy Lift Bar out with plates in the Hip Lift under the watchful eye of Bill Clark.
A very unique bar that we use in the USAWA (and is ONLY used by our organization) is the […]

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