Episode 3: World Class Lifting with Hala Paiva from Team Lebanon

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In this episode, we interview Hala Paiva, a 64KG Weightlifting competitor fresh off of her top 20 performance at the 2019 IWF World Championships and her husband Ryan Paiva, the web developer behind LiftingLife. Hala has been competing for over 15 years — she is the first Lebanese woman to represent Team Lebanon in international competition and is on track to become the first at the Olympics.

Learn about her Weightlifting journey in this special segment!


Story Links:

Connect with Hala:

@MahassenHala || http://mahassenhala.com/

Articles featuring Hala:

2015 Daytona Beach News Journal

2016 BarBend Article

2018 Arab American Article


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