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Hampton Morris – November 2017 Featured Athlete

Meet Hampton Morris -- our featured athlete for the month of November.  Hampton is a 13 year old youth weightlifter from Marietta, Georgia and is currently competing in the 50kg weight class. When did you get started in this sport? My first meet was on July 9th, 2016. What (or who) got you started? My [...]

By | 2017-11-08T09:17:16+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Featured Athlete, Interviews|

Antwan Kilbert – October 2017 Featured Athlete

It is with great pleasure that we introduce you to our featured athlete for the month of October: Antwan Kilbert.  Antwan is an amazing athlete and inspiration to young weightlifters in the US and abroad.  His character, as well as his strength, is admirable (and something worth paying attention to!). When did you get started [...]

By | 2017-10-13T16:59:04+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Featured Athlete, Interviews|

Elle Hatamiya – September 2017 Featured Athlete

Please let us introduce you to our featured athlete for the month of September: Elle Hatamiya.  Besides being an Instagram sensation, Elle is an amazing athlete (in weightlifting as well as dojo and gymnastics).  Elle is currently 12 years old and competes in the 35kg class. Where is home?  Albany, California When did you get started in this [...]

By | 2017-09-01T15:16:19+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Featured Athlete, Interviews|

Kuinini Manumua – August 2017 Featured Athlete

Please let us introduce you to our featured athlete for August: Kuinini Manumua.  We are so excited to feature Kuinini who, btw, secured a bronze medal at the Youth World Weightlifting Championship earlier this year! Where is home? This question is very vague in a way but I live in San Francisco,California where my home [...]

By | 2017-08-04T15:25:42+00:00 August 4th, 2017|Featured Athlete|

Kyle Martin, Jr. – July 2017 Featured Athlete

Please let us introduce you to our July 2017 featured athlete: Kyle Martin, Jr.  Kyle is ten years old youth weightlifter competing in the 44 kg weight class and is from Oley, PA. When did you get started in this sport? At age 8 What (or who) got you started? I would go to the [...]

By | 2017-07-02T20:55:20+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Featured Athlete, Interviews|