This Teen Powerlifter Is Setting World Records And Acing Her Classes.
This is LeeAnn Hewitt.
She is only 17 years old and she’s competitive in both Olympic weight lifting and powerlifting. She’s also a record-breaking powerlifter and the youngest person ever to compete in the sport at a national level.
LeeAnn has type 2 diabetes but still slay!
“I have to check between lifts and during competition to make sure I’m lifting at safe blood sugar levels,” says Hewitt. “I also have to monitor my diet to maintain proper sugar levels in order to lift.”