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United States' Holley Mangold competes during the women's over 75-kg, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 5, 2012)

Olympic weightlifters mid-lift

You would look stressed if you were lifting that much weight, too.

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Ahmed Saad of Egypt competes during the mens
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Ahmed Saad of Egypt competes during the mens 62-kg weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (July 30, 2012)

Nigeria's Felix Expo competes during the men's 77-kg,
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Nigeria's Felix Expo competes during the men's 77-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 1, 2012)

Spain's Andres Eduardo Mata Perez competes during the
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Spain's Andres Eduardo Mata Perez competes during the men's 77-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 1, 2012)

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Fernando Saraiva Reis of Brazil competes in the
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Fernando Saraiva Reis of Brazil competes in the men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

United States' Holley Mangold competes during the women's
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United States' Holley Mangold competes during the women's +75-kg, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

Carl Henriquez of Aruba competes in the men's
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Carl Henriquez of Aruba competes in the men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Weightlifter Holley Mangold, of the United States, trains
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Weightlifter Holley Mangold, of the United States, trains in preparation for the start of the 2012 Summer Olympics. (July 26, 2012)

Sergiy Tagirov of Ukraine attempts a lift during
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Sergiy Tagirov of Ukraine attempts a lift during men's 105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 6, 2012)

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Holley Mangold of the US competes during the
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Holley Mangold of the US competes during the women's 75+kg group A weightlifting event of the London 2012 Olympic Games at The Excel Centre in London. (Aug. 5, 2012)

Kazuomi Ota of Japan competes during men's +105-kg,
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Kazuomi Ota of Japan competes during men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Fernando Saraiva Reis of Brazil competes in the
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Fernando Saraiva Reis of Brazil competes in the men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Christian Alberto Lopez Bobadilla of Guatemala competes in
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Christian Alberto Lopez Bobadilla of Guatemala competes in the men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Yauheni Zharnasek of Belarus competes in the men's
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Yauheni Zharnasek of Belarus competes in the men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

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United States' Holley Mangold competes during the women's
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United States' Holley Mangold competes during the women's over 75-kg, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 5, 2012)

Christian Alberto Lopez Bobadilla of Guatemala competes during
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Christian Alberto Lopez Bobadilla of Guatemala competes during the men's +105-kg weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Peter Nagy of Hungary competes in the men's
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Peter Nagy of Hungary competes in the men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Yauheni Zharnasek of Belarus competes in the men's
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Yauheni Zharnasek of Belarus competes in the men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

Fernando Saraiva Reis of Brazil competes during men's
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Fernando Saraiva Reis of Brazil competes during men's +105-kg, group B, weightlifting competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 7, 2012)

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US athlete Holley Mangold fails an attempt during
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US athlete Holley Mangold fails an attempt during the women's 75+kg group A weightlifting event of the London 2012 Olympic Games at The Excel Centre in London. (Aug. 5, 2012)

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