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Former weightlifting champion releases new book

By Robert Hydrick - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -  Former world weightlifting champion Judd Biasiotto continues to use his writing talents to help others.

Biasiotto was signing copies of his three part story of his life at Tony's Gym Monday afternoon.


It is the first U.S. release of a book Biasiotto says was a big seller in Europe.

Proceeds from the book sales will benefit Judd's Love Foundation.

The Love Foundation has been helping which has provided financial assistance to those in need for the last 15 years.

Biasiotto still wanting to help others after being diagnosed with muscular dystrophy earlier this year.




Judd Biasiotto said. "This book was such a hit in Europe we thought it would be a great idea to release it in America. It was never marketed here in America.

Foundation supporter Tony Powell said. "Just about everything he does he is doing for other people. That has really been a mission of his life."




Judd Biasiotto will have another book signing at Tony's Gym on July 12th.




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