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Rebels Weightlifting Club

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Rebels Weightlifting Club was founded by Benjamin Choi in 2019 and initially serves as an Olympic weightlifting club located in the University of Connecticut. This club has expanded to provide provide 1 on 1 coaching, team programming, instructional content, and Olympic weightlifting programs for any weightlifter. Benjamin Choi is the 2018 and 2019 Connecticut State Champion, totalling 285kg in the 81kg class. His absolute best numbers are 140kg Snatch and 170kg Clean and Jerk. 


Our mission is to coach olympic weightlifters to the highest of their ability and expand the sport of olympic weightlifting. 


Providing the most effective programming and coaching for Olympic weightlifters and more.

Setting high standards

Each athlete that joins Rebels Weightlifting Club is held to the highest standard. Every training session is another opportunity to achieve and surpass high expectations.


1 on 1 Coaching

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Team Rebels

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Head Coach

Benjamin Choi

Assistant Coach

Annette Vazquez

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