Tag: Donovan Ford

Nathan Damron at the 2018 USAW National Championships in Overland Park, Kansas. Photo courtesy of Lifting Life.

2018 USAW National Championship Winners

The top American weightlifters took to the platform this past weekend in Overland Park, Kansas, for the 2018 USAW National Championships. From a dominating performance from Olympic medalist Sarah Robles to those who won...
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...
Donovan Ford and Ariel Stevens are engaged

Donovan Ford and Ariel Stevens are Engaged!

Two of the countries best weightlifters are now engaged. Donovan Ford and Ariel Stevens have been dating for while, but now the couple is engaged. Stevens posted a photo of the her and Ford at...

Donovan Ford Takes 2nd, Wesley Kitts 4th at Senior Pan Ams

Donovan Ford and Wesley Kitts did exactly what they needed to do Saturday afternoon in Team USA's bid to earn a qualifying spot to the Olympics. With Team USA needing two solid scores from...
Kendrick Farris at 2016 Olympic Trials

Kendrick Farris Wins Gold at Pan-American Championships

Kendrick Farris provided a much needed boost to Team USA's chances with a gold medal performance in the 94kg weight class this morning. Going 3-for-3 in the snatch and 2-for-3 in the clean and jerk,...
Alex Lee at 2016 Olympic Team Trials

2016 Pan-American Championships Start List

The 2016 Pan-American Championships kick off today and run through June 11. There's a lot at stake for the men on Team USA. There's not a live stream available, unfortunately, but here are the...
Kendrick Farris at 2016 Olympic Trials

Team USA Prepares for Pan Am Championships

The Pan American Championships start on Monday in Cartagena, Colombia. Seven women and eight men will be competing for Team USA. While both the men and women are looking to do well this week, the men's...
Kendrick Farris at 2016 Olympic Team Trials

2016 Olympic Team Trials: Men’s Highlights

James Tatum (85kg) Preparing for 156kg snatch. Tatum won 85kg weight class with a 341kg Total. CJ Cummings (69kg) Catching a 130kg snatch. Cummings went on to place 3rd in the 69kg weight class with a 293kg...
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IWF Grand Prix & Russian Federation President’s Cup Results

This past weekend, eight athletes from the United States traveled to Kazan to compete in the 6th IWF Grand Prix and Russian Federation President's Cup. The limited weight class event featured male athletes in the...

2015 USA Weightlifting World Team

Congratulations to the 2015 USA Weightlifting World Team! Men: Caine Wilkes Jared Fleming Kendrick Farris Travis Cooper Derrick Johnson Norik Vardanian Donovan Ford Alex Lee Women: Morghan King Holley Mangold Jenny Arthur Kathleen Winters Mattie Rogers Jessica Lucero Marissa Klingseis Team USA will be competing at the IWF World Championships in Houston,...