Masters Weightlifting Championship comes to SLC

Posted at 10:02 PM, Mar 28, 2019

SALT LAKE CITY – The Masters Weightlifting National Championships kicked off Thursday at the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City.

The event, open to top master athletes from ages 35-to-85, gives athletes of other sports or those who haven't had competitive exposure an opportunity to be involved in an Olympic sport.

FOX 13 photojournalist Taylor Schuss contributed to this story.