Olympic profile: Preston weightlifting hopeful Sarah Davies
Preston weightlifter: Sarah Davies will compete for Olympic glory on Tuesday, July 27 in the women's 64kg category
Name: Sarah Davies
Born: August 19, 1992 Preston
Before her weightlifting career, Preston-born Davies was active in beauty pageantry, winning the Miss Leeds title the city where she attended university. She started weightlifting in September 2011 and made her international debut after just two and a half years of training in the sport. She won the commonwealth Games silver medal in 2018 on the Gold Coast and also came second at the 2021 European Weightlifting Championships.
silver medal – 2021 Moscow (64kg)
silver medal – 2018 Gold Coast, Australia (69kg)
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