Type 1 Powerlifter Redefines “Disability”

As far as personal fitness accomplishments, Chris currently holds four state records for powerlifting, and is on track to become a pro Powerlifter. "I can deadlift 606 pounds which is almost 3.5 times my body weight — even with only one fully functional hand."

Party Animal Turned Physique Competitor

I've been Type 1 diabetic for 18 years, which has had its ups and downs. My control over the last 6 years has been good due to exercise and nutrition education, but it wasn't always that way.

Bolus and Barbells — Heavy Weight Champion Inspires

With very little training, Rodney competed at 210 pounds and won second place in the deadlift and first place in the bench press. He discovered that he truly enjoyed competing, and all the training and nutrition changes had greatly improved his blood glucose control.