Name: Gina Guide

Team: Windy City Weightlifting

Coach: Roger Nielsen

Weight class: 48k

Height: 4’10”

What year did you being lifting? 2006

How did you get involved? My assistant strength coach at NIU, Tim Rabas

Favorite Competition Lift? Snatch

Favorite Training Lift? Power Clean

Education: Bachelor’s Degree- Human Health and Sciences Master’s Degree- Physical Therapy

Personal Goals: Recover from my injuries and lift again

Favorite Food: Spaghetti or Ribs

Favorite Book: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Favorite TV Show: The Office and Criminal Minds

Favorite song that gets you motivated: Shout by The Isley Brothers :)

Hobbies/Interestes outside of Weightlifting: Family, Volleyball and watching sports...Go Bears, Sox, and Hawks!

Most people don’t know that….I was the shortest Division 1 college volleyball player! haha