Team Atlanta Weightlifting
Founded in 2013, Team Atlanta Weightlifting aims to develop athletes to be technically proficient and competitive at the sport of (Olympic) weightlifting. Team Atlanta athletes have competed at the American Open, Pan American Masters, American Masters, North Georgia Championships, The Georgia Games and various local weightlifting competitions.
The team is comprised of members in the Senior (all ages), Junior (20 and younger), and Masters (35 and older) age groups who compete with aspirations to qualify for future national and international events.
The team is coached by USAW Level II Club Coach, Jason Thomas. Team Atlanta is a registered USAW competitive club, #45023.
Team training sessions are Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 6:00 AM and Saturdays at 7:30 AM. Individual sessions can also be scheduled to better improve form and technique.
Team Atlanta Weightlifting is growing! Begining this fall, evening training sessions with coaching will be available. Specific days of the week and times will be determined by late-August. The evening program will be open to all experience levels and ages.