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Wesley Kitts: @weskitts22

Spencer Moorman: @moormanlifter

Rob Blackwell: @robblackwell

Scott Hisaka: @hisakaflockaflame

Nicole Lim: @_nicole_lim

David McKellar: @davidmckellar1


Awards & Achievements


US National Championships
3rd Place Mens Team

US National Championships
1st Place - Spencer Moorman 105kg  

US National Championships
2nd place total, 2nd place snatch- Robert Blackwell 85kg 

US National Championships
3rd place total - Jason Starks 105+kg
Masters American record holder in snatch

Caffeine & Kilos Invitational
PWA C&J record: 80kg Nicole Lim 48kg class
PWA Total record: 140kg Nicole Lim 48kg class


US National Championships
3rd Place Mens team
3rd Place Womens team

Fall Classic
PWA Snatch Record: 61kg Nicole Lim 48kg class

WarriorZ Open
PWA Snatch Record: 140kg Robert Blackwell 85kg class
PWA Total Record: 303kg Robert Blackwell 85kg class

Rivertown Classic
PWA Clean & Jerk Record: 166kg Robert Blackwell 85kg class


American Open
3rd place Mens team

Catalyst Last Chance Qualifier
PWA Snatch Record: 162kg Jonathan North 94kg class
PWA Total Record: 373kg Donny Shankle 105kg class

PWA Championships
PWA C&J Record : 210kg Donny Shankle 105kg

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Lift at California Strength

If you believe you can be a part of California Strength as a supported athlete please review our requirements and application process. There are varying levels of support offered to athletes, with benefits ranging from gratis coaching, allowance for travel expenses, education & stipends. We support our athletes in their professional pursuits to develop careers in the industry concurrently with their weightlifting training.