Tanner Reichardt

USA Weightlifting

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Name:  Tanner Reichardt

Team:  Garage Strength

Coach:  Dane Miller

Hometown:  Reading, Pa.

Current Residence:  Mohrsville, Pa.

Year of birth:  1996

Weight class: 77k

Height:  5-7

What year did you being lifting?  2009

How did you get involved?  One of my wrestling coaches thought it would be a good idea to lift to build up my strength

Favorite Competition Lift?  Snatch

Favorite Training Lift?  Back Squat

Education:  High school senior

Personal Goals:  To become a teacher is my career goal and I would love to make an Olympic Team

Favorite Food:  Sheperd's pie

Favorite Book:  Anything by Brad Meltzer

Favorite TV Show:  Smallville

Favorite Song:  “The Greatest Man That Ever Lived” by Weezer

Hobbies/Interested outside of Weightlifting:  Football, throwing shot put and javelin, hanging with friends

Most people don’t know that….Despite my size, I am a defensive lineman on my high school football team