October 1, 2020

Powerlifting Steroid Scandal Links Ryan Kennelly and USA Labs

Ryan “The Bench Monster” Kennelly faces criminal charges in two separate but related cases involving anabolic steroids in an unwelcome scandal for the sport of powerlifting. Kennelly holds the World Powerlifting Organization world record in the assisted bench press of 1075 lbs (489 kg). Law enforcement was allegedly surprised to find anabolic steroids in an October raid at Kennelly’s Moses Lake home. This led to another steroid raid at a Kennewick apartment in December. Kennelly purportedly distributed steroids under the underground “USA Labs” label according to ebodybuilding.info. [Read more…]