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Meet the biggest Russian female bodybuilder

Russia’s Natalia Trukhina (Kuznetsova) is seriously wedge. At just 26-years-old, she weighs more than 100kg and makes your gym game look like a slow pedalo-ride around a duck lake. She began exercising at 14 years old and became a professional weightlifter after being named the undisputed Zabaikalye Region champion at the age of 16.

IG: @nataliya.amazonka

Natalia isn’t aiming to be average. Instead, it seems that her goal is to push past perceived limitations for what a woman can achieve.

“Just a few months after I started exercising, I performed at regional competitions and I liked it very much. I became an absolute champion of Zabaikalye Region when I was sixteen. That’s how it all began. I even did army dogfighting. I was not too bad. Results became visible pretty fast.”

Natalia Trukhina is an example of a female bodybuilder seeking to push the boundaries of her body. She has a 47 сm (18,5 in) biceps. Natalia set world records in Crimea in 2014 when she deadlifted 240kg and bench pressed 170kg.

IG: @nataliya.amazonka
IG: @nataliya.amazonka
IG: @nataliya.amazonka
IG: @nataliya.amazonka
IG: @nataliya.amazonka

Holding records in the deadlift and bench press, it’s pretty apparent that Natalia Trukhina is your typical female competitor.