Welcome to the official podcast of the United States Powerlifting Association. Get up-to-date with information on meets, rules, and other important news. Hear from amazing powerlifters, meet directors, gym affiliates, executive members of the federation, and many others. Listen and “Experience the Difference!” 

Podcast host:
Andy Huang
125KG USPA Powerlifter

Episode #9:
Arkady Unterliedner

lifter perspective: first meet

June 5, 2018

On Episode #9 of Platform Ready, we focus on the perspective of a lifter competing for the first time. We interview Arkady Unterliedner, who recently competed at her first meet. She shares her experience of the competition and how it differed from what she thought going into it. Andy Huang also gives some advice on when and why new lifters should compete.

Episode #8:
brandon allen


May 8, 2018

On Episode #8 of Platform Ready, we finish the U.S. Open series with our guest, Brandon Allen. Find out how Brandon got into the sport, how his training is structured, and how he coaches and operates his gym in Las Vegas. We also cover how he has battled back from multiple injuries and is now in a position to win his weight class at the U.S. Open. 

Previous Episodes

Episode #2:
Susan Salazar

March 26, 2018

USPA Powerlifter, Referee, and coach

Episode #3:
Dave Tate

April 3, 2018

CEO and Founder, EliteFTS.com

Episode #4:
Gracie Davis

April 16, 2018

Kern U.S. Open Series - Part 1

Episode #5:
Chakera Holcomb

April 24, 2018

Kern U.S. Open Series - Part 2

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