Thursday, November 9, 2006
(Liane Blyn training for the championships, Globe Staff Photo by Bill Polo)
Competing in the 181-pound weight class, Blyn lifted a combined total of 1,234 pounds in the squat, bench press, and dead lift, besting competitors from Norway, Finland, and Poland.
Blynís win also gave the U.S. the lead in the points race for the team title. Globe West profiled Blyn on Sunday.