When thinking about bodybuilders and strong powerlifters, you often imagine a 40ish-year-old dude with a thick beard and chest hair that would give a gorilla run for his money… right?
What you never imagine is a 20-something-year-old girl that can out bench you and your entire gym squad. Well time to break some stereotypes and make sure you never doubt a woman’s strength again.
Nataliya Kuznetsova Bench Presses 375 lbs
Meet Nataliya, a 25-year-old Russian native who is a decorated powerlifter and an amateur bodybuilder. She holds the European records in both bench press and deadlift. Her body resembles what women think will happen if they start using free weights.
Stating The Obvious
Before we go any further, let’s address the obvious…yes she uses steroids. Nataliya has openly admitted to using the juice for gaining a competitive edge. As an open user of performance enhancer, she competes in organizations that allow her to juice up.
Her cycle includes estrogen blockers regularly, 150 – 200 mg of Primobolan leading up to a competition and 20 mg of oxandrolone on regular training days.
Nataliya Kuznetsova considered using human growth hormone and insulin but ultimately decided against it. She had a number of aesthetic surgeries done between 2011 and 2013, as you may have noticed.
Now with the obvious out of the way, let’s start from the beginning.