June 5, 2021
CrossFit Weightlifting Record—Christine Middleton 265-lb C&J


Christine Middleton of team Ocean State’s Finest made history in Event 1 of the Granite Games with the heaviest clean and jerk ever lifted by a woman in a CrossFit competition. She put up a remarkable 265 lb., breaking the previous record of 257 lb. set by Amanda Barnhart at the 2019 Down Under CrossFit Championship.

Middleton won Open Workout #21point4 with a score of 242 lb. in the complex and hit a 4-rep-max front squat at 300 lb. in Test 4 of the Team Quarterfinal.


Image by Christine Middleton (@zeoli)