Ryan Borges

Weightlifting
     
Height: 5-0
Weight: 62 kg
Birthdate:  06/06/1992
Hometown:  Bradenton, Fla.
Second Year at the NMU-OTS
 
Northern Michigan University
Major:  Special Education
Class Status:  Freshman
 
Sleep, lift, recover, repeat
 
 

weightlifting athlete Ryan Borges headshot


Competition History

2014-2015

  • Second - Senior. Nationals (Salt Lake City, Utah)
  • Second - National University Championships (Albuquerque, N.M.)

2013-2014

  • First - National Championships (West Chester, Ohio)

2012-13

  • First - University Nationals (Johnson City, Tenn.)
  • Third - American Open (Palm Springs, Calif.)

2011-12

  • Third - 2012 Senior Nationals (Columbus, Ohio)
  • Second - 2012 Junior Nationals (Itasca, Ill.)
  • Third - 2011 Senior Nationals (Council Bluffs, Iowa)
  • First - 2011 Twin City Open (Minneapolis, Minn.)

Prior to the NMU-OTS

  • Third - 2010 Junior Nationals
  • Second - 2010 Senior Nationals
  • Third - 2009 Junior Nationals

Personal Bests

Snatch: 96 kg (2009)

Clean & Jerk: 120 kg (2010)

Total: 214 kg (2009)


Life Goals

  • Compete in the Olympic Games
  • Medal at the Olympics
  • Break all American records in weight class

Fun Facts/ Personal

  • Won the Junior Pan-Ams in tae kwon do at the age of seven