Name:   Phil Sabatini

Team:   East Coast Gold

Coach:   Leo Totten 

Weight class: 94 KG

Height: 5'10

What year did you being lifting? 2007

How did you get involved? As a Graduate Assistant Strength Coach, I had a great mentor in Joe Fondale who educated me in many things, weightlifting being one of them.

Favorite Competition Lift?  Clean and Jerk

Favorite Training Lift?  Snatch and Clean Pulls/Deadlifts

Education:   Bachelors in Physical Education, Masters in Recreation and Sports Sciences

Personal Goals:  To continue to progress as a weightlifter, and make as many international teams as I can.

Favorite Food:   Anything Italian

Favorite Book:  Mind Gym

Favorite TV Show: Anything sports related

Favorite song that gets you motivated:  Anything Motley Crue or Van Halen  

Hobbies/Interested outside of Weightlifting: Playing music, V.M.I. Football, my Family

Most people don’t know that….  I was a college baseball player turned weightlifter