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USA Weightlifting Names Final 20 for World Team

The 2017 IWF World Championships are less than a month away and USA Weightlifting (USAW) has named the final 20 athletes who will make up Team USA. Sixteen of the 20 Team USA athletes will...
Alyssa Ritchey wearing wrist splints to treat bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome. @alyssaritchey1/Instagram

Alyssa Ritchey Diagnosed With Bilateral Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Alyssa Ritchey has clean and jerked double bodyweight, a feat only a few American women can say they have done. Ritchey, who made the successful transition from CrossFit to Olympic Weightlifting, did this while dealing...
Team USA - 2017 IWF World Championships

USAW Announces 2017 World Championships Team

The 2017 IWF World Championships will be in the United States once again. Anaheim, California, will be host to the top weightlifters in the world November 28 - December 5. USA Weightlifting (USAW) has...
Caine Wilkes at 2016 Olympic Team Trials

Team USA Men Take 2nd at Pan American Championships, Women Take 4th

The men of Team USA took 2nd in the team classification at the 2017 Pan American Championships. The eight men representing the United States racked up a total of 12 medals, of which five of...
Alyssa Ritchey's 77kg snatch, earning her a silver medal at the 2017 Pan American Championships.

Alyssa Ritchey and Kathleen Winters Earn Medals at Pan Am Championships

The Pan American Championships started great for Team USA. In the first A session of the week, 48kg lifters Alyssa Ritchey and Kathleen Winters both made the podium. Ritchey and Winters both went 3-for-3 in...
Alyssa Ritchey. @alyssaritchey1/Instagram

AWOD – 6/28/17

Sometimes you have to slow things down and work on some accessories. Take a day off from the Rogue Echo Gym Timer and try some weighted pull-ups and strict toes-to-bar. For those not familiar with...
Colin Burns at U.S. Olympic Trials

Colin Burns and Sarah Robles Headline 2017 Nike American Open Series 1

It's hard to believe that the first installment of the new USAW American Open Series is here. The 2016 American Open feels like it just happened. For the next three days, athletes are in...
Cortney Batchelor at 2016 USAW American Open

Team Juggernaut Win Women’s Team at American Open

The team competition has become a much bigger element of USA Weightlifting national events over the past several years. With athletes identifying themselves with teams, the team competition has been much more interesting to...
Kathleen Winters wins 48kg category at USAW American Open

Kathleen Winters Edges Out Alyssa Ritchey by 1 Kilo to Win 48kg Category

The Women's 48kg weight category had one of the more interesting story lines coming into the American Open. The initial start list showed Kathleen Winters as the favorite in the lightest women's weight category,...
Elijah Muhammad at the 2015 CrossFit Games

CrossFit Athletes Competing at the USAW American Open

The 2016 American Open begins on Thursday and is the biggest national weightlifting event each year in the United States. Not only will the best weightlifters like Mattie Rogers and Caine Wilkes step onto...

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