logging in or signing up full circle Raya_66 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 177 Category: Entertainment License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: November 28, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description A montage of 8-time world powerlifting champion, Michael David Raya's, powerlifting career Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Slide 1: Full Circle Slide 2: Powerlifting: the application of proper leverage, center of gravity, and speed in three lifts: squat, bench press, and deadlift. Slide 3: Michael David Raya began powerlifting in 1984. In spite of being disabled by scoliosis, he persevered to become 8-time world champion. Slide 4: “. . .my power is made perfect in weakness.” II Corinthians 12:9 Slide 5: Michael becomes assistant manager of Central IL Weightlifting in 1986. Slide 6: Taking a break with Ax and Smash – The WWF’s Demolition (1987) Slide 7: 1989 APF Northwest IL Festival of Powerlifting 3rd Place Slide 8: 1989 USPF United States National Deadlift Championships Lansing, Michigan 560 @ 198 lb. 2nd Place Slide 9: 1st Place 1989 Illinois State Fair Deadlift Championships Slide 10: 1990 SAFC Bench Press Championships Springfield, Illinois 365-lb. bench press Slide 11: Miller High Life’s 1990 APF Mid-America Powerlifting Championships Kenosha, WI Slide 13: Brad’s Gym team champions pose for the cameras. Slide 14: 1991 Central Iowa Open Des Moines, Iowa Slide 16: 1991 Central USA Power Classic Slide 17: Jim Herrman (left) & Michael Raya (right) during U.S. tour of Vladimir Mironov (center), Russia’s No. 1-rated powerlifter. Slide 18: Carnaghi’s Power Team 1991 Illinois State Powerlifting Champions Slide 19: Mike deadlifting 940 lb. with the late Roy Mason Slide 20: 1992 IL State – Mike Raya & Jim Herrman lifting 1,100 lb. Slide 21: With promoter Jeff Baird at the 1992 NASA Regionals Slide 27: 1994 SLP Fall Bench Press/Deadlift Classic 560 lb. deadlift @ 198 lb. Slide 28: Accepting trophy from Dr. Darrell Latch Slide 29: SLP Illinois state record deadlift March 2003 565 @ 198 lb. Slide 30: 2004 Guy Carlton Memorial Springfield, Illinois 575 @ 198 lb. Slide 31: 2004 SLP national deadlift record 580 @ 198 lb. Slide 32: 1st Place Masters 45-49 2005 ANPPC World Cup Slide 33: 570-lb. ANPPC world deadlift record @ 198 lb. Slide 34: 2005 SLP world deadlift record 570 @ 198 lb. Slide 35: 2006 ANPPC world deadlift record 545 @ 181 lb. Slide 36: 2006 SLP world record deadlift 550 @ 181 lb. Slide 37: 1st Place 2007 ANPPC World Cup Slide 38: 575-lb. Illinois State Record Tuscola, IL Dec. 2008 Slide 39: 575-lb. Indiana State Record Clinton, IN March 2009 Slide 40: Best lifters Jason Irving, IPF World Bench Press Champion, and Mike Raya. Slide 41: 2009 Missouri State Record 570 lb. @ 192 lb. bwt. Slide 42: 2010 Central IL Winter Open 570 lb. @ 181 lb. bodyweight! Slide 43: 2010 Illinois Open 2010 Illinois Open 1st attempt: 525 lb. Slide 44: 2nd attempt: 550 lb. Slide 45: 3rd attempt: 575 @ 181! IL State & Nat’l Record Slide 46: 2010 IL State Fair 1st Place 540 lb. Slide 47: Over the past 26 years, Michael has won 129 awards including: 14 state titles 15 state records 5 national titles 8 national records 8 world titles 9 world records He has trained over 1,000 clients. In a continuing effort to help men and women learn safe and effective weight training, Michael unveils his new e-book: : Effective Weight Training for the 21st Century In a continuing effort to help men and women learn safe and effective weight training, Michael unveils his new e-book: Slide 49: Effective Weight Training for the 21st Century is more than just another weightlifting book. It contains sound weight loss techniques, including a sample diet for men and women. Slide 50: Effective Weight Training for the 21st Century is offered in .pdf format for just $18.95 plus shipping and handling. To order, call (309) 363-2398 or send $18.95 plus $3.95 s&h to: Michael David Raya 2921 N. University St. Peoria, IL 61604 Please allow two weeks for delivery. You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.