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Markert publishes weight lifting book


Phil Markert publishes weight-lifting book

Phil Markert has published a book, “A History of Olympic Weightlifting in Minnesota, 1941-2013.”

Markert, of Brainerd and formerly of Lake Shore, founded the Minnesota Hall of Fame of Weight Lifting, set many lifting records for his weight and age class and won many awards as a lifter.

To buy a copy of his book, contact Markert at 218-828-6301.

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