The Pit Push/Pull 7.25.15

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The Pit Barbell Club hosted a Push/Pull Meet July 25 2015.  A great time was had by all.  We had about 35 lifters and American records were broken by:

Shelley Frazier:  Benchpress 154, Deadlift 242

Amanda Smith:  Deadlift 330

Cole Tyring:  Deadlift 452

Pat Tyring:  Deadlift 622

All the Pit lifters received a medal – Davy Hinton was not able to finish as he tore his bicep on the deadlift.

Results of this meet:  HERE

Just a few of the photos from the meet – please check out our facebook page for more pictures and videos

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Looking forward to our next competition – The Pit Strongman Event – Scheduled for 9.5.15.

The Pit Opens Location on Evansville’s East Side

As many of you may know by now, it has been a monumental task to accomplish the opening of our east side facility.  We have searched for several years to find what we thought was the perfect spot for the expansion of our gym.  We are very limited at our Edgar Street facility with such issues as parking, space, location, etc.  We do still love the Edgar Street location, but we wanted to offer our wonderful family of customers so much more. Continue reading The Pit Opens Location on Evansville’s East Side

The Pit is Expanding!

We are proud to announce the expansion of our legendary gym. Coming this fall at our new location – 5221 Oak Grove Road. Directly across from Applebee’s on Morgan Avenue. We plan to continue to focus on our long-standing history of world championship powerlifting, high intensity training, strongman and youth athletic training. We are adding a wide variety of state of the art cardio equipment, Westside Barbell powerlifting equipment and more. You all will LOVE our new locker rooms. We will be sharing photo updates of our progress giving you sneak peeks and sharing more details as we move forward on our facebook page. Go to The Pit Barbell Club on facebook and “like” us to follow along with us.