Tag: Wesley Kitts

Wes Kitts sets American Record Snatch at 2017 Pan American Championships.

Wes Kitts Snatches 175kg for New American Record

Wes Kitts just broke his own American Record Snatch by 1kg today at the Pan American Championships. On his third attempt, Kitts successfully snatched 175kg. The lift earned Kitts a silver medal in the snatch. Check...
Wesley Kitts at 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials

2016 USAW American Open Preview: Men’s 105kg

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...

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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Archived Footage from the 6th Russian Federation President’s Cup – IWF Grand Prix

Here are videos from the 6th Russian Federation President's Cup - IWF Grand Prix event held this past weekend in Kazan. Unfortunately there is no video of the men's +75kg or women's +75kg weight...
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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...
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...