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A fifteen-year-old powerlifter gets ready to compete nationally on Coast Live

Posted at 12:44 PM, Jan 29, 2020

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - Ryker Sharp is a a fifteen-year-old who is preparing to compete in the High School Powerlifting Nationals in March and Raw Nationals in October. He and trainer Alex Koehle join us to talk about his journey with powerlifting including the rigorous training, some previous events and the state records he has set.

With help from a local gym, Ryker and his family are raising money to get to the national competition, which will take place in Texas. Visit to learn more.