Jaclyn Beed

USA Weightlifting

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Name: Jaclyn Elizabeth Beed

Team: USA STARS

Coach: Jessica Beed 

Hometown: Norman, Okla.

Current Residence: Norman, Okla. 

Year of birth: 1996

Weight class: 75kg

Height: 5-5

What year did you begin lifting? 2002

How did you get involved? Originally to strengthen my Judo throws, but it took on a life of its own.  

Favorite Competition Lift? Snatch

Favorite Training Lift? Snatch

Education: High School

Personal Goals: 2016 or 2020 Olympics in Weightlifting and/or Judo. 

Favorite Food: Spinach

Favorite Book: Unwound

Favorite TV Show: Supernatural

Favorite Song: “Good Feeling”

Hobbies/Interested outside of Weightlifting: Judo, shopping, spending time with family and friends. 

Most people don’t know that…. That I lost 55lbs in one year