Naomie and Xavier Lusignan once again shone at the Junior Provincial Weightlifting Championships held in Peterborough last Saturday. The two athletes from Mansfield-and-Pontefract won gold medals in their respective categories.
Naomie, competing in the 71 kilo division, recorded a best snatch of 83 kg (183 lbs) and a best clean and jerk of 95 kg (209.4 lbs). Xavier, competing in the 96 kilo division, recorded a best snatch of 133 kg (293.2 lbs) and a best clean and jerk of 168 kg (370.4 lbs).
In addition, Xavier achieved the highest Robi score in the competition (398.68), which is a formula used by the International Weightlifting Federation to measure an athlete’s results across weight classes.
The full competition results are available here.