Janelle Shafer is a new face on the athletic scene, but already a nationally recognized Olympic weightlifter and a 2-time competitor in the Crossfit regionals.
In the 2 years of competing in Olympic weightlifting, she has accumulated many accolades, placing 1st and Best Lifter at the Kansas State Open Championship two times, attending the National Weightlifting Championships in 2014 and 2015, placing 5th at the 2015 National Weightlifting Championship, and 2nd at the University Weightlifting National Championship which earned her the spot to represent the USA at the World University Championships in Chiang Mai, Thailand, in 2014. Janelle has also been a successful competitor in Crossfit. In 2014 and 2015, she went to the CrossFit Regionals as a part of the Crossfit On Track team and went on to place 6th in 2015. She’s also earned a 1st place finish at the Heart of America Competition with the Crossfit On Track Team.