Sam Butterworth

Powerlifting Coach

 APA Powerlifting Coach
 Certificate III and IV in Fitness
Contact Details


Sam is a seasoned coach with over 8 years experience, specialising in Powerlifting

Sam has been a competitive Powerlifter for over 7 years including competing at the 2023 IPF Classic World Championships in Malta

With Sam’s vast experience as a coach and athlete, his ability to empathise and connect with his clients is second to none and he understands what is required to move through State, National and International level competitions

Sam’s coaching knowledge has developed through his extensive experience in the industry and time being a Powerlifting athlete himself, as he leans on both his coaching tools and athletic career to help get you the results you want


  • SBD Technique and Movement Efficiency
  • Peaking and Tapering
  • Lightweight females and Middle to Heavyweight males
  • Longevity in Powerlifting


 8 years Competitive powerlifting
 2023 Classic Worlds Australian Representative u120 Class
 APU National Deadlift Record 345.5kg

Client Results

 Arthur Odlum: 710kg total u105 class, +70kg on training and +150kg on his best competition total after 9 months of working together
 Lachlan Allan - 280kg Squat, Australian Powerlifting Union State Squat record and +67.5kg on his squat in one year working together
 Fletcher Masters - 700kg Total u105 at the 2023 NSW Junior State Championships, +112.5kg on his total in just over a year
 Ryan Yong - Singapore Junior National Champion 2023, 530kg total u59kg bodyweight
 Alexander Andersen, Representative for Denmark at the 2023 European Junior Classic Powerlifting Championships. 807.5kg total 120+ class

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Steve Day

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