Vanessa McCoy
Weightlifting
  • Height: 5-2
  • Weight: 63 kg
  • Birthdate: 10/07/1985
  • Hometown: Wichita Falls, Texas
  • Third Year at the NMU-OTS
"I can do all things through Him who gives me strength." Philippians 4:13
Vanessa McCoy

Competition History
2013-2014
  • First - The Arnold (Columbus, Ohio)
2012-2013
  • First - University Nationals (Johnson City, Tenn.)
  • First - American Open (Palm Springs, Calif.)
2011-2012
  • First - 2011 Twin City Open (Minneapolis, Minn.)
  • Best Female Senior Lifter - 2011 Twin City Open (Minneapolis, Minn.)
2010-2011
  • First - 2011 National Championships (Council Bluffs, Iowa)
Prior to the NMU-OTS
  • Second - 2009 American Open (Mobile, Alabama)
  • Third - 2008 University World Championships (Komotini, Greece)
  • Third - 2008 Nationals (Columbus, Ohio)
  • Second - 2008 Collegiate Nationals (Reno, Nev.)
  • Second - 2007 Collegiate Nationals (Reno, Nev.)

Personal Bests
  • Snatch: 83 kg (2011)
  • Clean & Jerk: 104 kg (2009)
  • Total: 184 kg (2009)

Life Goals
  • Qualify for an Olympic team
  • Set an American record
  • Open a gymnastics academy
Fun Facts / Personal
  • Has coached gymnastics for ten years
  • Loves to cook and bake
  • Is the real McCoy