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VIDEO: You Won't Believe What This 78 Year Old Does In Her Spare Time


Published at 12:16pm 31st March 2016.

A video of a 78 year old gran lifting 225 pound weights has gone viral.

Shirley Webb from Illinois has a passion for lifting seriously heavy weights at the gym.

In the video Shirley deadlifts an incredible 225 pounds - which is 16 stone.

It's impressed the internet, with many people praising the lady while others watch in complete disbelief.

Shirley told ESPN: "When I go to the gym and work out, when I leave, I feel so much better than I did when I wen in, and I just feels so good. I feel tremendous."

Shirley is 78 years old but she can deadlift 225 pounds three times! (via @jwright0123)

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