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Wes Kitts snatching new American Record, 176kg, at the 2017 IWF World Championships. Photo courtesy of Lifting Life.

Wes Kitts Breaks His Own American Record

On Monday night at the 2017 IWF World Championships, Wes Kitts broke his own American Record. Kitts, competing in the 105kg weight category, successfully snatched 176kg (388 pounds) on his second attempt. The record-breaking snatch...
2017 IWF World Championships. Photo courtesy of Lifting Life.

How to Watch Team USA at the 2017 IWF World Championships in Anaheim

The first session of the 2017 IWF World Championships kicked off last night, but the first athlete from Team USA lifts this afternoon (Brian Reisenauer). Here is what you need to know to watch...

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...
Wes Kitts unofficially breaks American Record with 180kg snatch at USA Worlds training camp at Rogue Fitness

Wes Kitts Unofficially Breaks American Record While at USAW Training Camp

Over the weekend, many of the members of Team USA's World Team traveled to Rogue Fitness' headquarters in Columbus, Ohio, for a USAW World Team training camp. Wes Kitts was in attendance and he looks...
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...
New York Rhinos celebrate after victory over Boston Iron

Wes Kitts Lifts Rhinos to Victory

The first match of the 2016 NPGL season came down to the final 335-pound clean and jerk. The New York Rhinos came into the final race, Race 11, one point behind the Boston Iron....

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