Bronze-medal performance

White Rock weightlifter places third at Canadian junior championships.

White Rock weightlifter Michael Hungerschafer has some new hardware, following a bronze-medal finish at the 2016 Canadian Junior Weightlifting Championships, held in Regina, Sask. Jan. 16.

Hungerschafer, 19, competed in the 94-kg division, with lifts of 106kg snatch, 128 kg clean-and-jerk and 233kg total.

Lifting since 2007 with Semi Weightlifting Club, under coach Dieter Stamm, Hungerschafer has competed across North America, and holds records for the 84-kg divisions of the B.C. High School Championships and the Jr. Doug Hepburn Weightlifting Championships.

Next month, he’ll head to Port Alberni for the 2016 A&R Memorial.

Be Among The First To Know

Create a free account today, and start receiving free newsletters.

Sign Up with google Sign Up with facebook

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Reset your password

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

A link has been emailed to you - check your inbox.



Don't have an account? Click here to sign up
Pop-up banner image