Scot Mendelson (Personal trainer): Scot Mendelson is an American powerlifter, who specializes in the bench press. He has broken multiple world records and currently is the raw world record holder in the 308-pound weight class with 701 lb since 2002 and the equipped world record holder in the 275-pound class with 1,031 lb since 2009. He also held the all-time world record in the raw bench press, regardless of weight class with 715 lb for 8 years. Working as a self-employed personal trainer, he runs his own gym called F.I.T.