Getting to know Kendrick Farris
Though he began his weightlifting career in the 77kg (169 lbs) category, Farris moved up to 85kg from 2006 through 2012. In 2013, he started lifting in the 94kg (207 lbs) category.
In 2015, Farris took first place at the Pan American Games in the 94kg category with a 363.0kg (800lbs) total lift.
Farris’ highest total lift in his current 94kg category is 372.0kg (820 lbs), which he achieved at the 27th Summer Universiade in 2013.