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Independent Lens | Lift Like a Girl!

Lift Like a Girl!

Cheryl Haworth is a young woman with a big dream: to be the strongest woman in the world. As the 300-pound U.S. Olympic weightlifter prepares for Beijing 2008, she struggles with injury, confidence, and her place in a world where larger women are not readily accepted.

Premiere Date: July 25, 2012 | Runtime: 00:03:03

Season 19

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