When you think about Girls Who Powerlift, you think of strength. But that strength doesn’t just mean how much you can lift. True strength comes from struggle and what happens when there’s no other option. No struggle is harder than being sick and having to fight for your life. We had the immense pleasure of interviewing Valerie Valentino who is a 23-year-old cancer survivor. Just after finding her passion for powerlifting she was diagnosed and had to learn to be just as strong outside of the gym as she was inside the gym. Here’s her story.
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