The Blue Mountain Olympic Weightlifting Club is proud to announce that it is moving its training headquarters to CrossFit Mozomo, 95 Sanford Fleming Dr, Unit 2, Collingwood, ON, L9Y 5A6.
Ken and Jill Miller are excited to be moving into the Mozomo training facility, where they will be offering their technical knowledge and training support for those people learning the Olympic Lifts. The Blue Mountain Weightlifting Club at Mozomo will also provide the opportunity for members to join the club and to compete in classic Olympic Weightlifting competitions.
The Blue Mountain Olympic Weightlifting Club
The Blue Mountain Olympic Weightlifting Club has been an active competitive Weightlifting club in Collingwood for the past 36 years and an incorporated not for profit since 1996. The club is known for bringing the World Masters Weightlifting Championships, the Pan American Masters Championships, Canadian National Championships to Collingwood. The club also hosts an annual competition, the Blue Mountain Open at the Collingwood Fairgrounds which brings many people to the area each August.
Head coaches Jill and Ken Miller continue to compete at the Masters Level both in Ontario and internationally. Both came home with gold medals from Puerto Rico this June from the Pan American Masters and are currently preparing for the World Masters in Germany in October. In Puerto Rico Jill broke 2 Pan American records and is hoping to break World Record in Germany. Jill holds Canadian records in four age groups, 50-54 years, 55-59 years, 60-64 years and 65-69 years.
Jill serves as a Master Learning Facilitator and Master Evaluator for the Canadian Weightlifting Federation and is the only woman in Canada to hold that position. Both Jill and Ken offer National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) course training coaches as Weightlifting coaches across the province. Both are International Weightlifting Technical Officials. Jill is also on the team working with the Coaches Association of Canada, writing new coaching resources for Weightlifting.
CrossFit Mozomo is owned and operated by Michele Smeh and is an official CrossFit Affiliate as recognized by CrossFit Headquarters. Our mission at CrossFit Mozomo is to make you believe that NOTHING is impossible and you CAN accomplish anything. Class sizes are small so that each member has the opportunity to be closely monitored and provided with detailed instructions on technique and form accommodating their own fitness and skill levels. Ages range from 5 - 65 years. CrossFit Certifications : Two CrossFit Level 2 Trainers, CrossFit Kids/ Weightlifting Level 2/ Mobility/ Gymnastics.
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