Kate Nye

USA Weightlifting training camp: ‘I thought the vibe was amazing’

You could feel the excitement, and at some points the tension, during Day 3 of the USA Weightlifting Elite Athlete Training Camp at No Excuses CrossFit.  After taking the last two days easy, the weightlifters had some big lifts on Friday.  “Great day today. We had a lot of big lifts,” said Mike Gattone, the

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Athletes shake off dust at Day 1 of USAW camp

Day one of the USA Weightlifting Elite Athlete Training Camp kicked off at No Excuses CrossFit on Wednesday. After flying into Atlanta at lunch time, and a short break at their hotel, the athletes got to work.  “They kind of shaked off the dust today,” said Mike Gattone, the Senior Director of Sports Performance and

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