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DAVID GARCIA

David Garcia is a 105kg weightlifter from San Francisco, CA. He is currently a resident athlete at the US Olympic Training Center at Colorado Springs, CO. David has been competitively weightlifting since 2004 and began competing internationally in 2006 as a youth lifter. David's career accomplishments include: 2006 Youth National Champion (85kg class), 2007 Junior National Champion (85kg class), 2010 University National Champion (105kg class), 2013 American Open Champion (105kg class), Competitor for Team USA at the 2013 Pan-Am and World Championships.

David Garcia is a 105kg weightlifter from San Francisco, CA. He graduated from UC Davis in 2011 with a B.S. In Biochemistry & Molecular Biology. He is currently a resident athlete at the US Olympic Training Center at Colorado Springs, CO. David has been competitively weightlifting since 2004 and began competing internationally in 2006 as a youth lifter. David’s career accomplishments include: 2006 Youth National Champion (85kg class), 2007 Junior National Champion (85kg class), 2010 University National Champion (105kg class), 2013 American Open Champion (105kg class), Competitor for Team USA at the 2013 Pan-Am and World Championships. David’s current competition bests of 171kg snatch/205kg clean&jerk rank him among the very best competitors in USA Weightlifting. He is also regarded as the strongest squatter currently in USAW with a PR backsquat of 305kg.

Snatch171kg
Clean and Jerk205kg
Total376kg
Squat305kg

Favorite Training Song: Somewhat Damaged – Nine Inch Nails

Favorite Movie: Inception

Favorite TV Show: True Detective

Favorite Book: Moneyball by Michael Lewis

Favorite Meal: All-you-can-eat Sushi