This past weekend marked my first time competing at the All-American Kettlebell Sport Championship at Mr. Olympia, and my first trip to Las Vegas! While you would probably have to pay me to ever go back to Las Vegas again (I’m not a nightlife person), I had fun slinging bells, bonding with my teammates, connecting with kettle-friends, and exploring the craziness of the expo.
The competition pool was much smaller than in previous years, but KOR was well-represented with 7 athletes.
Kristen beat me in 16kg Snatch today at the Bolt California State Championships!!
As a coach, it’s a proud (and humbling) moment when your student steps up and outperforms you. Good thing she is not snatching the 24kg bell just yet, or I would really be in trouble… Continue reading →