High Performance for Olympic Lifts
Built to Olympic Specifications
With high quality stainless steel mixed with needle bearings, 28mm grip diameter and a industry
standard 7ft sizing, the Cortex Olympic Barbells are optimized for both Olympic lifts and Powerlifting
delivering a firm but non-abrasive grip, a consistent spin, and great reliability and longevity.
- 1. Loadable Sleeve Length 41cm
- 2. Knurling
- 3. Max Holding Length: 130.8cm
Needle Bearings provide a smooth rotation during olympic lifts. Our needle bearings reduce friction during lifts, and are better than bushing collars.
Our knurling provides a great balance between a firm but non-abrasive grip. Centre knurling is on this bar for greater grip during squats.
Fit & Finish
All barbells are quality tested to ensure that the components are flawlessly assembled for a reliable and long lasting barbell.
Lockjaw Collars Included
- Easy & Simple Locking Mechanism
- Durable High Quality Plastic
- High Hold Strength
- Elastomer Pads to protect Bar
OLYMPIC BARBELL COMPARISON CHART
|ATHENA100||ATHENA200||SPARTAN100||SPARTAN100 Black Oxide||SPARTAN200||SPARTAN205||ZEUS100|
|Length||200cm / 6ft 6in||200cm / 6ft 6in||220cm / 7ft||220cm / 7ft||220cm / 7ft||220cm / 7ft||220cm / 7ft|
|Steel||Carbon Steel||Carbon Steel||Carbon Steel||Carbon Steel||Carbon Steel||Chrome Molybdenum Steel||Sring-Tempered Stainless Steel|
|Bar Coating||Chrome||Chrome||Chrome||Black Oxide (Shaft only)||Black Oxide (Shaft only)||Hard Chrome||Hard Chrome|
|Tensile Strength (PSI)||110,000||110,000||130,000||130,000||130,000||160,000||230,000|
|Max Holding Length||131cm||131cm||131cm||131cm||131cm||131cm||131cm|
|Bushings/Bearings||2 Bushings||4 Needle Bearings||4 Needle Bearings||4 Needle Bearings||8 Needle Bearings||8 Needle Bearings||8 Needle Bearings|
|Max Weight||450lb (204kg)||500lb (227kg)||700lb (317kg)||700lb (317kg)||700lb (317kg)||1000lb (454kg)||2000lb (907kg)|
|Our Cortex Strength SPARTAN100 Olympic Barbell is designed for all types of olympic lifting with a rating of 700lb (317kg). Comes with precise knurl gripping, a standard 2.87cm grip diameter and 2x Needle Bearings per sleeve (total of 4) for great spin and easier to stabilise during lifts. The chrome finish provides a strong and reliable look to your gym, home gym or studio.|
This product is covered by the following warranty/warranties:
| -12 Months Parts replacement warranty |
Not warranted for Olympic Lifting, Cross Fitting or any movement involving dropping the bar
*Please read our Warranty Terms & Conditions by clicking here
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