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Yasha Kahn



Team: Boston Weightlifting / RENO's WLC

Coach: Lev Epshteyn, Denis Reno

Hometown: Brookline, MA

Current Residence: Brookline, MA

Birthdate: August 29, 1984

Weight class: 105kg

Height: 6' 02"ish

What year did you being lifting? 2004 (i think)

How did you get involved? I was working out in a local gym, training for wrestling, when my current coach Lev Epshteyn approached me and invited me to train with him. 

Favorite Competition Lift? Snatch

Favorite Training Lift? snatch of blocks

Education: Mathematics, Physics, BS. 

Personal Goals: National champion, 165kg, 200kg

Favorite Food: omelet with smoked salmon

Favorite Book: Animal Farm

Favorite TV Show: Game of Thrones

Favorite song that gets you motivated: Korky Buchek's Bing Bang

Hobbies/Interested outside of Weightlifting: Wrestling, Sumo, Travel, and my work. 

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