Mary Hodge, High-Performance Manager and Team Leader of USA Para Powerlifting, was recently interviewed on the “We’re the Inspiration” podcast, which features discussions with people with disabilities of all types as well as people who have personal connections to them. In this episode, Mary discuss her personal history through the sport and how it has changed over the years. Listen here.
Additionally, Kelli Anne Stallkamp, an athlete with the goal of representing Team USA and USA Para Powerlifting at the Paralympic Games, was recently interviewed on Move United’s “Redefining Disability” podcast. Kelli Anne fell started lifting weights as part of her sled hockey cross training (she has played for the Columbus Blue Jackets Sled Hockey Team and the USA Women’s National Sled Hockey Team) and fell in love with the sport. Click here to listen to her interview – scroll down to find the episode from March 1.
Para Powerlifting World Cup – Manchester
The Manchester 2021 Para Powerlifting World Cup kicks off this Thursday, March 25. Every session of the event will be broadcast via livestream on the World Para Powerlifting and British Weight Lifting Facebook pages. Tune in to support Dr. Kelley Humphries and your USA Para Powerlifting team! Official results will be made available here on the World Para Powerlifting website during the competition.