Saturday, January 28, 2012

Abbey Watson

Today’s Awesome Woman is Abbey Watson. At the recent Powerlifting Federation national competition in Oklahoma City, Abbey set 28 records, including 8 world records. What makes her truly impressive is that she is only 13 years old!

New powerlifting world-record holder is a 13-year-old girl from many female power lifters, Abbey Watson can be misunderstood. Holding eight different world records for her relatively slight weight class -- 105.75 pounds -- not to mention 23 U.S. and Colorado state records. To achieve that success, Watson spends at least three very early mornings a week in t...