Posts tagged AO2 2018
Keiser Witte

“I started weightlifting in the Fall of 2016 after deciding to transition from swimming to weightlifting. Weightlifting started to interest me as a sport when I was in High School but due to my focus on swimming at the time I never trained for it except maybe messing around with the lifts here and there. When I started training specifically for weightlifting in 2016 I was still a student at Arizona State so I would train after class in the student rec center.”

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2018 American Open Series 2

At times I know it can be difficult for folks to force a smile.  But for the most part at the AO2, people respected each other's space, minimal adult tantrums occurred, and weightlifters were sharing platforms and they weren't even rolling their eyes about it!!!  This makes my job so much easier.  Happy folks makes for happy photos.  That and less of me hyperventilating. 

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