But now her place in the sports world isn’t as an oddity, but rather an Olympian whose talent has taken a quantum leap.
The 22-year-old Mangold last night won a place on the U.S. Olympic women’s weightlifting team. Competing in the super heavyweight division, she won the clean-and-jerk competition by hoisting 319 pounds and was second in the two-hand snatch with a 242-pound performance. Read full post
Congrats to my sister, Holley, for making the US Olympic team last night!