Name: Cortney Batchelor
Team: Gayle Hatch Weightlifting
Coach: Jason Poeth and Samantha Zimmerman
Weight class: 53
What year did you being lifting? 2008
How did you get involved?
When I played basketball in High School I lifted during the off season and my coach suggested that I go to a meet, ever since then I've been competing!!
Favorite Competition Lift? Snatch
Favorite Training Lift? Jerks
Education: I graduated from Mcgill-Toolen Catholic High School, and am currently attending The University of South Alabama and DeVry University.
Personal Goals: I would like to make more than one world team, and one day make an Olympic team.
Favorite Food: Iwill eat pretty much anything! But I love pizza and French toast!
Favorite Book: Mr. Poppers Penguins
Favorite TV Show: Weeds, Two and a Half men, That 70's Show, Greys Anatomy
Favorite song that gets you motivated: Definitely the WOP!!! It never fails to get me dancing!!
Hobbies/Interested outside of Weightlifting: LOVE to shop and hang out with my friends, and when I am not doing that I LOVE to eat! :)
Most people don't know that.... I have a shoe addiction! I own like 75 pairs of shoes!