Carlos Millen – January 2018 Featured Athlete

January 19th, 2018|Categories: Featured Athlete, Interviews|

Carlos Millen Jr., our latest featured athlete.  Carlos is a 17 year old weightlifter from Hardeeville, South Carolina and is currently competing in the 62kg weight class.  Carlos trains at Performance Initiative in Savannah, Georgia [...]

Representing in South America

January 13th, 2018|Categories: Athlete Resources, Coaches Resources, Competition, Interviews|

In December 2017, Team USA sent four Under 15 lifters to Lima, Peru to compete in the South American Junior & Youth Championships & Tamas Ajan Cup on December 13-17: Haley Trinh - 53kg Abby [...]

The Mind of an Olympian: An Interview with Hidilyn Diaz

December 30th, 2017|Categories: Athlete Resources, Coaches Resources, Interviews|

If I had to pick one word to describe three-time Olympian, Hidilyn Diaz, I would choose "gracious."  Hidilyn is visiting Guam for the week, and she agreed to let me interview her before her weightlifting [...]

Hampton Morris – November 2017 Featured Athlete

November 8th, 2017|Categories: Featured Athlete, Interviews|

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 [...]

Antwan Kilbert – October 2017 Featured Athlete

October 13th, 2017|Categories: Featured Athlete, Interviews|

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.  [...]