USA Weightlifting Features 2013 National Champi...

2013 National Championships

May 20, 2013, 1:24 p.m. (ET)

Congratulations to all of the newly-crowned 2013 National Champions!

National Champions

48kg – Morghan King (Muscledriver USA), Redmond, Wash.

53kg – Jacque Payne (Front Range WLC), Colorado Springs, Colo.

58kg – Cortney Batchelor (Gayle Hatch WLC), Colorado Springs, Colo.

63kg – Geralee Vega (East Coast Gold Weightlifting), Moorestown, N.J.

69kg – Erin Wallace (LSU Shreveport), Bossier City, La.

75kg – Samantha Zimmerman (Gayle Hatch WLC), Mobile, Ala.

75+kg – Sarah Robles (Unattached), Mesa, Ariz.

56kg – Ryan Borges (Team Florida Gulf Coast), Bradenton, Fla.

62kg – Derrick Johnson (Unattached), St. Louis, Mo.

69kg – Caleb Williams (Peak Performance of Georgia), Atlanta, Ga.

77kg – Chad Vaughn (Spoon Barbell), Florence, Texas

85kg – Travis Cooper (Muscledriver USA), Charlotte, N.C.

94kg – Jared Fleming (East Coast Gold Weightlifting), Shreveport, La.

105kg – Spencer Moormon (California Strength) San Ramon, Calif.

105+kg – Caine Wilkes (Unattached), Chesapeake, Va.


National Championships Best Lifters

Travis Cooper (Muscledriver USA) with a Sinclair Score of 408.46

Geralee Vega (East Coast Gold Weightlifting) with a Sinclair Score of 290.15


New American Record Holders

Sydney Goad (Coffee’s Gym), 48kg 16-17 Youth American Clean & Jerk

Geralee Vega (East Coast Gold), 63kg American Record Clean & Jerk, Total

CJ Cummings (Team Savannah), 62kg Under 13 Youth American Record Snatch, Clean & Jerk and Total

Nathan Damron (Unattached, KS), 77kg 16-17 Youth American Record Clean & Jerk


2013 National TEAM Champions

Men: Muscledriver USA

Women: Coffee’s Gym


6 for 6 Award

Jacque Payne

Samantha Lower

Carly Mauch

Kristopher Koehne

Spencer Arnold

Travis Cooper

John McGovern

Caine Wilkes 




LIVE Webcast 

Final Schedule

Final Start List

Final Teams


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The annual meeting specified by the USA Weightlifting bylaws will be held Sunday, at 8am at the National Championships venue. 


Cincinnati Marriott North **SHUTTLE**

6189 Muhlhauser Road

513-874-7335. Mention USA Weightlifting National Championships.

PRICE: $109 Queen, $119 King

4.63 miles from venue


Hampton Inn Middleton **SHUTTLE**

2880 Town Boulevard

Middleton, OH, 45044

Reservations open 15th June 2013.


PRICE: $169

14.76 miles from venue


Hyatt Place Cincinatti North East

5070 Natorp Blvd

Mason, OH, 45040

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PRICE: $159

3.58 miles from venue


Holiday Inn Express Mason

5100 Natorp Blvd

Mason, OH, 45040

513-387-6000 – Mention USA Weightlifting Nationals

PRICE: $125

3.53 miles from venue


DoubleTree by Hilton Miamisburg

300 Prestige Place

Miamisburg, OH, 45342

937-436-2400 – Mention USA Weightlifting Nationals

PRICE: $109

26.10 miles from venue


SpringHill Suites by Marriott

417 Springsboro Pike

Springsboro, OH, 45449

937-432-9277 – Mention USA Weightlifting Nationals

PRICE: $119

26.31 miles from venue

Residence Inn by Marriott – Sharonville

11689 Chester Road

Sharonville, OH, 45246

1-800-228-9290 – Mention USA Weightlifting Nationals

PRICE: $129

6.28 miles from venue


Hampton Inn Dayton Mall

8690 Mall Ring Road

Dayton, OH, 45459

937-439-1800 (Mention USA Weightlifting Nationals)

PRICE: $124

28.97 miles from venue


Holiday Inn Express Blue Ash

4660 Creek Road

Blue Ash, OH, 45252

513-985-9035 (Mention USA Weightlifting Nationals)

PRICE: $124

6.79 miles from venue

Hampton Inn by Hilton at Springsboro

25 Greenwood Lane

Springsboro, OH

937-743-2121 – Mention USA Weightlifting Nationals

PRICE: $92/$102

19.92 miles from venue

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