My Brother Joe
NASA Over-ALL Athlete of the Year '08
NASA National Hall of Fame '05
NASA Male Athlete of the Year '04
American + World Record Holder
"My Brother, Joey, has always been and will continue to be My Hero, My Idol, My Mentor, My Friend !"
My brother, Joe McDermott, turned 70 years old, January 8th.
Celebrated his 50th Year Anniversary of Competition at the NASA Natural Nationals, January 23, 2010, setting 8 American and 8 World Records in the Masters 4 (70-79 AgeGroup) Competing in the Powerlifting Division-Bench Press and Competing in the BENCH PRESS Only Division Lifting an incredible :
BENCH PRESS 320 Lb on his 4th attempt at a bwt of 164 ! !
Joe has set Over 100 American and World Records in the Bench Press since 1980. Joe received the prestigious "Neil Miller Bench Press of Excellence" award at the NASA Athlete of the Year Awards Banquet, Saturday evening.
PLEASE drop Joey an e-mail at email@example.com Thanks, Jim
Joey circa 1960 . 1961
Joey NN 2010 bwt-164 BP-320
Joe McDermott, 70 yrs. old (Left-1960, Right-2010), celebrated his
50th Anniversary of Competition, at the NASA Natural Nationals, Jan.23,
2010. Joe set 8 American + 8 World Records in the Masters 4,165 Lb Class,
with a 4th attempt Bench Press 320 pounds ! Joe has set over 100
American/World BP Records since 1980. Joe received the prestigious" Neil Miller Memorial Bench Press of Excellence " award at the NASA Athlete of the Year
Awards Banquet, Saturday evening. Joe + the McDermott Team dedicated
their lifting at the Natural Nationals to Friend and Longtime Teammate, Tom Manno.