Name: Alicen Lyrenmann
Team: Windy City Weightlifting
Coaches: Roger Nielson, Jeffery Lyrenmann
Weight class: 69
Height: 5'2"
What year did you being lifting? 2007
How did you get involved? My dad attended a conference for work in Naperville and saw athletes lifting. He had connected with one of them and she led him to Roger. The following week I was in Buffalo Grove having an introduction to weightlifting.  
Favorite Competition Lift?  Snatch
Favorite Training Lift: Muscle Snatch
Favorite Food: Fruit
Favorite Book: To Kill a Mockingbird
Favorite TV Show: Friends
Goals: To go to the Olympics
Most Influential person(s) in your sporting career:  Well I would have to say that there are a few...my dad because he started me in the sport and because he trains me. Also Matt Wenger, because he never stops pushing himself and he pushes the people around him
Hobbies/Interests outside of weightlifting: I am a bum when I have free time. I love watching Gilmore Girls and Friends. I listen to oldies and country music. During the summer I work with my dad training elite athletes, and during the school year I help sports teams in the weight room.