Anthony Rocco Pomponio (Pomp), based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is a 2016 Olympic Hopeful. Pomp trains full time as a resident at the Olympic Training Center under Coach Zygmunt Smalcerz.
His best athletic acomplishements in weightlifting to date is winning the 2014 American open in the 85kg class as well as the first ever Regional Championships this past May. Pomponio is looking to make is mark in the American Weightlifting seen very soon.
Favorite training song: We honestly are not supposed to listen to music but if I’m allowed to I like anything with Emimen, Lil Wayne, Tupac, and Jay Z or Country.
Favorite Movie- Varsity Blues
Favorite TV show- Friday Night Lights, and Entourage
Favorite Book- Anything written by CWS
Clear eyes, Full Hearts, Can’t Lose.
Fall in Love with the process and the results will come. – Eric Thomas