Kilos for a Cure a Success

Nov. 26, 2019, 1:32 p.m. (ET)

The American Cancer Society shared this update about the 2019 Kilos for a Cure campaign. Thank you for your support! 


Good Afternoon 2019 Kilos Cancer Fighters!

What an amazing event!!! I would like to start by giving you all a heart felt THANK YOU for an amazing 2019 campaign!! To date we have collectively raised $17,727 to support the American Cancer Society’s life-saving mission!! This is truly incredible and it surpasses last year’s total by almost $5,000! Great job all and THANK YOU all so very much for your hard work and support of this event! I hope you all enjoyed the campaign and will consider participating again next year. We already have some exciting new components in the works for the 2020 campaign which will make your experience even more enjoyable!

And without further ado… here are your 2019 Kilos for a Cure top finishers!! Keep a look out for an announcement from USA Weightlifting! There will also be awards being sent to all top finishers listed below.



1stPlace - Team Black & Gold: 231 Kilos

2ndplace - CFUE Kilos Crushers: 227 Kilos

3rdPlace – Robinson Weightlifting: 205 Kilos



1stPlace – Marcio Forleo, Team Black & Gold: 84 Kilos

2ndPlace (tie) – Dan Zeng, Team Black & Gold: 70 Kilos

2ndPlace (tie) – Hank Nelson, Robinson Weightlifting: 70 Kilos

3rdPlace – Alex Oakley, CFUE Kilos Crushers: 58 Kilos



1stPlace – Kat O’Neill, Robinson Weightlifting: 40 Kilos

2ndPlace (tie) – Brittnee Sharp, CFUE Kilos Crushers: 38 Kilos

2ndPlace (tie) – Chantelle Holman, CFUE Kilos Crushers: 38 Kilos

3rdPlace – Sherrie Nymeyer, CFUE Kilos Crushers: 35 Kilos



1STPlace – Rocky Top Weightlifting: $3,042

2ndPlace – Robinson Weightlifting: $2,694

3rdPlace – Battle CrossFit: $1,736



1stPlace – Christina Kamien, Rocky Top Wightlifting: $2,617 – WOW!!!!

2ndPlace – Glen Waring, Battle CrossFit: $616

3rdPlace – Rich Greene, House of GR33N3: $549