A young Great Britain fan shows off her country's colours during the Women's 63kg Weightlifting final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by

A young Great Britain fan shows off her country's colours during the Women's Weightlifting final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 2012 in London, England.

Michaela Breeze Athlete Interview | BOXROX  Last weekend at Reebok CrossFit Connect we were lucky enough to have a very special guest delivering an Olympic Weightlifting Master class; Michaela Breeze MBE. Breeze has represented Great Britain in both the Commonwealth and Olympic Games and, despite retiring from the sport to concentrate on coaching, she has returned fitter and stronger than ever. First impressions of Michaela were shock at how absolutely tiny she is! At just 58 kilos...

Michaela Breeze Athlete Interview | BOXROX Last weekend at Reebok CrossFit Connect we were lucky enough to have a very special guest delivering an Olympic Weightlifting Master class; Michaela Breeze MBE. Breeze has represented Great Britain in both the Commonwealth and Olympic Games and, despite retiring from the sport to concentrate on coaching, she has returned fitter and stronger than ever. First impressions of Michaela were shock at how absolutely tiny she is! At just 58 kilos...

Breaking myths and shattering stereotypes vegan athletes absolutely dominated in the 2017 Naturally Fit Games held in Texas last weekend. As well as one of the competitors setting a world record vegan athletes won an impressive 32 medals across a range of sports including bodybuilding CrossFit Olympic weightlifting kettlebell and powerlifting - 22 of which were first place medals. _ Over 1000 competitors took part in the Games and 39 competitors were part of the non-profit team PlantBuilt…

Breaking myths and shattering stereotypes vegan athletes absolutely dominated in the 2017 Naturally Fit Games held in Texas last weekend. As well as one of the competitors setting a world record vegan athletes won an impressive 32 medals across a range of

Zoe Smith of Great Britain competes during the women's 58-kg, group B, weightlifting competition and breaks British record!

Weightlifting: a star is born as 18-year-old Zoe Smith breaks British record

Zoe Smith of Great Britain competes during the women's group B, weightlifting competition and breaks British record!

LONDON - JULY 30: Zoe Smith of Great Britain competes in the Women's 58kg Weightlifting on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 30, 2012 in London, (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

LONDON - JULY Zoe Smith of Great Britain competes in the Women's Weightlifting on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 2012 in London, (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Great Britain's Peter Kirkbride reacts during his men's 94Kg group B weightlifting competition at the ExCel venue at the London 2012 Olympic Games August 4, 2012. - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

London Olympics: Day 8

Great Britain's Peter Kirkbride reacts during his men's group B weightlifting competition at the ExCel venue at the London 2012 Olympic Games August REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

Great Britain's Zoe Smith lifts 121kg in the Women's 58 kg division of Weightlifting

Have some of that, trolls! Teenage record breaker Zoe Smith silences vicious Twitter bullies with inspiring Olympic performance

Great Britain's Zoe Smith lifts in the Women's 58 kg division of Weightlifting

Great Britain's weightlifting squad say they are confident of attaining Olympic qualifying lifts at the European Championships  in Turkey this week.

London 2012: GB weightlifters aim for Olympic standard at Euros

Great Britain's weightlifting squad say they are confident of attaining Olympic qualifying lifts at the European Championships in Turkey this week.

Olympic weightlifter Zoe Smith..tells sexist trolls we don’t care if you don’t find us attractive  http://feministing.com/2012/08/01/olympic-weightlifter-zoe-smith-speaks-for-us-all-when-she-tells-sexist-trolls-we-dont-care-if-you-dont-find-us-attractive/

Zoe Smith breaks British record

Olympic weightlifter Zoe Smith brilliantly takes down the misogynistic trolls who delusionally seem to think that women exist for them.

A young Great Britain fan shows off her country's colours at the women's 63kg Weightlifting final at ExCeL.

A Team Great Britain supporter reveals her Union nails and shades during the women's weightlifting final at the ExCeL Center in London on July

Rebekah Tiler of Great Britain reacts during the women's 69kg weightlifting competition in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Riocentro - Pavilion 2.

Rebekah Tiler of Great Britain reacts during the women's 69kg weightlifting competition in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Riocentro - Pavilion 2.

Rebekah Tiler of Great Britain lifts during the Women's 69kg Group B weightlifting contest on Day 5 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Riocentro - Pavilion 2 on August 10, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

View images and find out more about Weightlifting - Olympics: Day 5 at Getty Images.

Canada's Christine Girard competes on the women's 63Kg weightlifting competition at the ExCel venue at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS SPORT WEIGHTLIFTING)

Canada's Christine Girard competes on the women's weightlifting competition at the ExCel venue at the London 2012 Olympic Games July REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Great Britain's Zoe Smith: all you ever wanted to know about the slightly less high-profile sport of weightlifting

Olympic weightlifting is a triumph of grunts, wails and jerks

This image of British "clean and jerk" athlete Zoe Smith is unsettling. Smith is masculinized by the emphasis of her bulging muscles and visceral expression.

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