Hercules celebrate 80th birthday
To celebrate its 80th birthday, the Hercules weightlifting and wrestling club is holding a number of events with one of these a powerlifting competition on July 11 at the Dublin club's Lurgan Street base.
The competition will consist of three lifts in squat, bench press and deadlift, with the best combined weight winning. Weight categories, for women go from 48kg to 90kg+, and for the men from 56kg to 125kg+. Entry is limited to 25 with all funds raised on the day going to Pieta House.