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Olympic Weight Lifting Seminar with Daniel Camargo

By 08/29/2009No Comments


Seminar Agenda

9:00am – 12:00pm: Snatch
12:00pm – 1:30pm: Lunch Break
1:30pm – 5:00PM: Clean & Jerk


The day will start out with the snatch, followed by a break for lunch and recovery, and then an afternoon of cleaning and jerking. If you have any questions, please call or email Steve Bowser, using the information on the ‘contact’ page.

Daniel Camargo, U.S. International Coach

President of the Florida Weightlifting Federation, Daniel Camargo is a 19-year veteran in Olympic Weightlifting. He represented U.S.A. in 9 international competitions and set three American Records (Jr.) Now in his 9th year as a head coach, Camargo has produced several State, Collegiate and National Champions. His latest accomplishment was promotion to U.S. International Level Coach, as well as being elected as President of the Florida Weightlifting Federation. This year, he was selected as Team Leader and Coach of Team USA and spent 10 days with in Romania where they competed at the Junior World Weightlifting Championships. Coach Camargo’s experience and education has made him one of the most well known coaches in the sport of Olympic Weightlifting.

Daniel’s weightlifting career included three Jr. National Championship titles, several Junior American Records, and positions on numerous international teams representing Team USA overseas. At 21 years old and weighing 83kg (182.6lbs.) in his final competition year, Camargo lifted a 152.5kg (334lbs) Snatch and 180kg (396lbs) in the Clean & Jerk, a Junior American Record,

“Daniel Camargo has been in the sport of Olympic Weightlifting for more than 17 years as an athlete and a coach. The impact he has made upon school-age competitors is tremendous and admirable. I highly recommend Daniel Camargo to anyone that wants to learn how to do Olympic Weightlifting”
– Mike Burgener, USAW Senior International Coach