USA weightlifting camp coming to Humboldt State 

USA Weightlifting will hold a nationally recognized certification clinic at Humboldt State on March 16 and 17.

The two-day course will take place at the university recreation center and is primarily offered for students, coaches and trainers, but is also available to athletes.

The instructor for the course will be former US Olympic team coach Jim Schmitz.

Anyone interested can register at by clicking on “Sign up for a Coaching Course”

“It’s kind of a big deal that USA Weightlifting comes to Humboldt County every other year to put on this nationally recognized certification clinic,” long-time HSU strength and conditioning coach Drew Peterson said.

The cost of the course is $499, plus you must be a USAW member.

Registration deadline is March 11.

For more information, you can contact Schmitz at, or Peterson at or by phone at 707-826 4519.

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