Dogging the Competition
- Kedah's Hanif sweeps both golds. // Malay Mail;7/10/2012, p38
The article reports that weightlifter Muhamad Hanif Mohd Yunus of Kedah, Malaysia won 2 gold medals in both the men's 52-kilogram Snatch and Clean & Jerk weightlifting events.
- Bulldog lifters represent Burnet at Regional meet. Craig, Wayne // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);3/18/2009, Vol. 137 Issue 11, p18A
The article reports on the performances of three Burnet Bulldog powerlifters who competed in the Regional Powerlifting meet held in Waco, Texas.
- `The world's strongest man.' Hall, Dennis // Boys' Life;Sep98, Vol. 88 Issue 9, p34
Features Andy Leonard, a mentally disabled weightlifter. Importance of family for Leonard; Background of Leonard; Comments from James Beierlin, Leonard's scoutmaster; Information on his career as a powerlifter. INSETS: Power lifts;Andy Leonard at a glance.
- Skeleton key. // Men's Health (10544836);Dec94, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p104
Cites research on bone density in men which found that men who were regular weight lifters had denser bones in their arms than did runners or cross-trainers. How denser bones are stronger bones, and are therefore less likely to grow brittle with age.
- Power surge. // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);3/ 7/2012, Vol. 109 Issue 48, p1B
The article reports that Hays Consolidated Independent School District (CISD) have 10 athletes who qualified for the Texas state powerlifting meet, including Michaela Castillo, Alyssa Gaitan, and Ethan Martin.
- On their way to State. // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);3/14/2012, Vol. 109 Issue 49, p2B
A photograph is presented which features weight lifter Alyssa Gaitan and her teammates.
- Strong Warriors gather strength, change name. ATTOCKNIE, DANA // Native American Times;9/17/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 38, p2
The article provides updates on the Strong Warriors Weighlifting Club also known as Native Strong, which based at the Commanche Nation Fitness Center in Lawton, Oklahoma.
- Grim and Bear It. // Sports Illustrated;06/19/1961, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p22
A photograph of high school weight lifters in Long Island, New York is presented.
- Bar belle. States, Ann // People;5/30/94, Vol. 41 Issue 20, p92
Profiles female weight lifter Cassie Clark. Age; Educational and family background; Views on the sport.