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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...
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...
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...
Colin Burns hits 175kg snatch and 200kg C&J in training

Colin Burns Snatches 175kg in Training

Colin Burns owns the American Senior Snatch Record at 173kg, set at the 2016 USAW American Open this past December. Just two months later, Burns hits 175kg in training. Nothing like a snatch PR and...

2016 USAW American Open Preview: Men’s 94kg

The 2016 USAW American Open Series will take a look at two weight categories every weekday through Wednesday, December 7, the day before the start of the American Open. Take a look at the previews already...
Jordan Weichers at 2016 Senior Trials

Best Performances of the 2016 Senior Trials

There were some awesome performances at the 2016 Senior Trials this past weekend. Here are the top 3 performances for both men and women. Mattie Rogers (69kg) Mattie Rogers moved herself into contention to make the...
Mattie Rogers at 2016 Senior Trials

Senior Trials at USAW National Junior Championships

To cap off the weekend at the USAW National Junior Championships, an Olympic Qualifier was held showcasing some of the top lifters in the country. Eleven women took the platform to qualify for the...
Mattie Rogers at USAW National University Championships

2015 USAW National University Championships Recap

This past weekend, hundreds of collegiate athletes descended upon Weber State University in Ogden, Utah, for the USAW National University Championships. In addition to the college athletes, this was the last event to qualify...
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Jared Fleming: American as F&ck Apology

Over the weekend, Jared Fleming apologized via his social media accounts to those who were offended by his celebration after successfully snatching 170kg during the USA Weightlifting National Championships. Fleming's lift broke Colin Burns' 169kg American...

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