Hands Up Henry

Aleksei Lovchev of Russia celebrates after setting a world record at the 2015 IWF World Championships in Houston, TX.

Aleksei Lovchev of Russia celebrates after setting a world record at the 2015 IWF World Championships in Houston, TX.

During a two week period in November of 2015 a record number of countries participated in the largest weightlifting event in the world. Leading up to the 2016 Rio Summer Olympic Games, the athletes put everything on the line. WWE Superstar and Former Olympian Mark Henry was on hand to witness history being made in his home state. We were able to catch up with him to discuss weight lifting and many other things.