Parents

What Does it Take to Make Weight?

August 30th, 2017|Categories: Athlete Resources, Coaches Resources, Competition, Parent Resources|

Almost all weightlifters have done it—some to a small extent, some to a large extent.  No one, however, wants to talk about it.  And those who do talk about it generally downplay or lie about [...]

Mom, I Need New Shoes! Shoe Buying Tips for Youth Weightlifters

August 18th, 2017|Categories: Athlete Resources, Parent Resources|

Child: “Mom, I need new shoes.” Mom: “I just bought you new shoes." Child: “Well, they don’t fit any more.” Mom: “I can’t buy you shoes this minute. You’ll just have to make those shoes [...]