230.5 kilos on the bar and with a strong will Hugo Almström took the youth world record in the class -74kg.

Before that, he had also broken the European record of 223 kilos.

- To have a world record, it can not get better than that, says Hugo Almström

The European Powerlifting Championships take place between 3 - 12 December.

In the clip, you see when Hugo Almström sets a youth world record in leg bends.