Welcoming our New Weightlifting Coach!
Christian Rodriguez ~ USAW Coach, Personal Trainer
Best Snatch 145kg
Best Clean and Jerk 183kg
Olympic Weightlifting Athlete September 23rd, 2018
International Team Member, Biala Podlaska, Poland.
Represented USA internationally at the University World Games winning the bronze medal.
Olympic Weightlifting Athlete August 17th, 2017
International Team Member. Taipei, Taiwan.
Represented USA internationally at the University World Games finishing 5th overall.
Olympic Weightlifting Athlete August 2016 – December 2018
East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN.
Represented East Tennessee State University in several Olympic weightlifting competitions.
Olympic Weightlifting Athlete June 20th, 2016
Puerto Rico National Team Member, Puerto Rico.
Represented Puerto Rico internationally in the summer Olympic Qualifier Championships in Colombia receiving 7th place.
Olympic Weightlifting Athlete August 2011 – December 2015
University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras and Bayamon Campus.
Represented the UPR Rio Piedras and Bayamon Campus in several Olympic weightlifting. I finished in 1st place at the 2013, 2014 and 2015 University National Championship. I received Most Valuable Athlete of Puerto Rico in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
Olympic Weightlifting for 7 years
East Tennessee State University August 2016 – May 2018
Masters of Science in Sports Management
University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus August 2011 – May 2015
Bachelors of Arts in Linguistics and Communication
USAW Athlete Development Model for youth athletes Certified
USAW Referee Certified