Shear'Ree Career History

Shear’Ree is dedicated to “Building Stronger Communities” through Program Shear’Ree, which has been in existence since 1980.
Shear’Ree started lifting as a hobby, only to grow into a full-fledged occupation. “Lifting is like any other sport. You have to be very disciplined.”


Moved to California

Shear'Ree grew up in Cleveland, moved to California in 1977, and had a long association with powerlifting.


First Man To Bench Press

The first man to bench press 700 lbs and over 700 lbs period! November 15, 1982. Shear'Ree holds the official record at 700.9 pounds.


Program Shear'Ree

Shear’Ree Program provides Employment, Recreation, and Education.