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Erin Amos

    Athlete Bio

    Current Residence: Colorado Springs, Colo.

    Year of birth: 1998

    Weight class: 48kg

    Height: 5-3

    What year did you being lifting? 2011

    How did you get involved? I was surfing YouTube one day and saw Natalie Burgener at Nationals. I continued to watch videos and became interested.

    Favorite Competition Lift? Snatch

    Favorite Training Lift? Power Clean

    Personal Goals: Make the 2014 Youth World Games in China, Make Olympic Team in 2016 and 2020

    Favorite Food: Cheese pizza

    Favorite Book: The Hunger Games

    Favorite TV Show: The Walking Dead

    Favorite Song: “Alive” by Krewella

    Hobbies/Interested outside of Weightlifting: Judo and Jiu-Jitsu

    Most people don’t know that…. I do weightlifting. When they find out, they all ask me the same question: “How much can you bench?”

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