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Mass of heaviest weights lifted in Olympic Weightlifting (Clean and Jerk) (274 kg) is 20 x Mass of a half-filled sandbag as used in flood control (13.6 kg)
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Height of Tugela Falls in South Africa (948 m)
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Yes, there's now a book based on these numbers. Oxford University Press: July 2018.
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