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GETSTRENGTH STRONGMAN ICEBREAKER FUNDRAISING FOR 2014 OCEANIA POWERLIFTING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN MELBOURNE. EVENT DATE: Saturday 29th November ORGANISERS: John Strachan Mobile: 021 1145380 Email: Troy Cleave Mobile: 021 0732655 Email: Carli Dillen Mobile: 021 992777 Email: VENUE: GETSTRENGTH GYM 385B Neilson Street, Onehunga, Auckland TIMETABLE: Weigh In: 10:00AM Start Lifting: 12:00PM PARKING: Plenty of parking available at The Gym. If you haven’t been before, […]

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Why our Knee Sleeves are better!

Introducing our new Getstrength Knee Sleeve, designed with the power athlete in mind. These Knee Sleeves are used in Powerlifting, Strongman, Crossfit, and Weightlifting through-out New Zealand. The new Knee Sleeves have 7mm of neoprene knee support, other Knee Sleeves on the market range between 2mm and 5mm . With 7mm you get the most possible […]

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New Xfit Light Wrist Wraps

Hi Team, We have a new Wrist Wrap for sale in our store. The Getstrength Xfit Light Wrist Wraps was designed  for Crossfit and Olympic Lifting. 18 Inch Super Stretch Wraps The light and stretchy material will give you support without compromising flexibility in the wrists. Comes with thumb loops for easy adjustment. Length is 18 […]

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New World Front Squat Harness Records! Ray Owen and Peter Gray from Penrith Australia

Congratulations to  Ray Owen and Peter Gray out of Fitness First, Penrith Australia for there successful  World Front Squat Harness Records! Here is a little background on these lifters from the Powerlifting Xtreme Team. Name : Ray Owen. Age : 43 Height : 5’7 Weight : 92.5 kg From : Erskine Park , Sydney NSW Australia World Record […]

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Eddie Dawkins – Getstrength Athlete Wins Gold at the Commonwealth Games.

Congratulations to Eddie Dawkins – Getstrength Athlete, Sam Webster, Ethan Mitchell . Well done guys smashed it! You have made NZ proud. Sam Webster, Ethan Mitchell and Eddie Dawkins celebrate their gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. Photo / Greg Bowker New Zealand struck gold for the first time at the Commonwealth Games in real […]

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World Powerlifting Champion Brett Gibbs Training Seminar at Getstrength

Current world powerlifting champion Brett Gibbs is coming to Auckland for a powerlifting/strength training seminar on Saturday the 16th of August held at the legendary Getstrength gym. It will be a half day seminar starting at 12pm running through to 4pm covering programming, comp preparation and the big 3 lifts (squat, bench and deadlift). This is […]

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