VIDEO: McNaghten set for deadlift championships

Larne powerhouse Chris McNaghten is set to take part the All-Ireland Deadlift Championships this weekend.

The ‘Big Bear’ speaks to the Times ahead of Saturday’s event at the McNeill Theatre.

Chris McNaghten

Chris McNaghten

Competition and weigh-in times

Weigh-in opens on Friday (February 6) at 9:30 am to 4 pm at Refresh Cafe, Larne and reopens from 8:30 am to 10 am on Saturday (February 7) at Larne Leisure Centre.

11:15 am: First flight (all female lifters)

12:15 pm: Second flight (Men’s u90)

1:45 pm: Third flight (Men’s u105)

3 pm: Fourth flight (Men’s u120, 120+)

4:30 pm: Prize-giving