Konstantin Konstantinovs died on Sunday, October 28, 2019. Multiple people on social media claim that Konstantin Konstantinovs cause of death was a street fight. Some claim that the 40-year-old was stabbed yet Heavy reports that Konstantin’s cause of death has not been made public.
Personal trainer and writer Alexander Juan Antonio Cortes shared the following tweet about Konstantin:
Lifters around the world use Konstantinovs’ YouTube videos as motivation. The following video is from 2009. It shows his raw deadlift of 426 kg (939.2 lb).
Monsters and Critics explains that Konstantin became known as the world record deadlift holder until Eddie Hall broke his record in 2016, lifting 1,100 lbs.
Konstantin was born on June 6, 1978 in the Soviet Union. In 2002, he became the World Powerlifting Congress (WPC) Junior World Powerlifting Champion and in 2003 he became the Global Powerlifting Committee (GPC) World Powerlifting Champion. In 2009, Konstantin finished 3rd place in the WPC Raw World Powerlifting Championship.
In 2010, Konstantinovs earned 3rd place in the Champions Battle Raw Deadlift Challenge. In 2011, he became the WPC World Champion.
In the Instagram post below, Dan Dojo explains that Konstantin was a deep thinker who will never be forgotten:
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