Interviews

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.  [...]

Elle Hatamiya – September 2017 Featured Athlete

September 1st, 2017|Categories: Featured Athlete, Interviews|

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 [...]

Creating Confidence: An Interview with Jenny Schumacher

August 9th, 2017|Categories: Athlete Resources, Coaches Resources, Interviews|

A large black Labradoodle ambles toward the entrance of Proven Strength and Conditioning, the weightlifting gym co-owned by Jenny Schumacher in American Fork, Utah.  Schumacher calls to her dog, Fonzie, and the dog retreats; the dog’s [...]

Coaching Harrison Maurus: An Interview with Kevin Simons

June 29th, 2017|Categories: Athlete Resources, Coaches Resources, Interviews|

USA Weightlifting held a technique training seminar on Friday, June 22, in conjunction with the 2017 National Youth Championships.  The seminar featured youth world record holder, Harrison Maurus, Maurus’s coach, Kevin Simons, Pyrros Dimas, and [...]