Courtesy photo by Robert Muretta
Wayne LaFleur, range safety engineer with the Atlantic Test Ranges, shows off his championship powerlifting medals. LaFleur competed in the 100 percent RAW Powerlifting Federation's World Championships on Oct. 21, placing first in his age bracket and second in the open division for "push/pull," or bench press and dead lift. The competition consisted of more than 300 registrants from 11 countries. Coached by NAVAIR Contract Specialist, Robert Muretta, LaFleur went through 12 weeks of training for the competition.