FRCF Fall Meet 2018

Elite Barbell had 7 athletes compete in this years FRCF Fall Meet, 4 of witch were youth athletes participating in our growing youth program!

Ezi: (9 years old) competed in his first competition and went 5/6 Snatching 19k, Clean and Jerking 23k, for a total of 45k!

Saoirse: (11 years old) competed in her second competition and went 5/6 Snatching 25k, Clean and Jerking 28k, for a total of 53k! Improving her total by 7 kilos!

Kaiden: (13 years old) competed in his second competition and went 5/6 Snatching 26k, Clean and Jerking 38k, for a total of 64k! Improving his total by 20 kilos!

Yesaya: (13 years old) competed in his second competition and went 4/6 Snatching 47k, Clean and Jerking 38k, for a total of 97k! Improving his total by 13 kilos!

The fun they have while training and competing is a joy to watch! I think these kids are teaching me more about what the sport of weightlifting is than I will ever teach them!

Mychael: attempted to come out retirement to give Mark a little push. He felt strong but the rust from his hiatus showed, but will continue his comeback with an attempt to qualify for the National Championships in May.

Mark: continues to improve his total ever time he steps on the platform. He went 4/6 Snatching 112k with a narrow miss at 117k, Clean and Jerking 135k, for a total of 247k. This is a 2k improvement from his last total and 30 Kilos for the year!

Laura: who is already qualified for the American Open Finals and was only using this meet as a heavy training day under the stressors of the platform went 4/6, Snatched a PR with 79k, Clean and Jerked 99k nearly hitting 106k (pushed jerk slightly out front), totaling 178 Kilos. Which is a 3k PR in her new weight class.

Up Next:

The kids will be competing in the Colorado Youth Championships, December 8th, in Windsor, CO.

Laura will be competing in the American Open Finals, the weekend of December 7-9th, in Milwaukee, WI.

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