Coach James Vang
2017 66 KG USAPL National Champion, USAPL Certified State Judge
About James Vang
James Vang has been competing at a high level in USAPL meets since 2013. He was the 2017 66 KG USAPL National Champion and a member of the 2017 66 KG Team USA Open World Team.
He was the first Hmong powerlifter on a national/international stage. He is one of the first and few Asian American/Hmong American athletes to represent the United States of America in a sports setting.
James is a health enthusiast, Christian, and philanthropist. He is also a professional Massage Therapist. He is based in Mendota Heights, MN.
In 2018 James joined the Team Rohr coaching staff to assist with online programming clients.
Education & Certifications
USAPL Certified State Judge
2017 66 KG Team USA Open World Team Member
2017 66 KG USAPL National Champion
2017 74 KG USAPL REGIONAL RAW CHAMPION
2016 66 KG USAPL MIDWEST OPEN RAW CHAMPION
2015 & 2014 66 KG International Powerlifting Federation’s Bronze Medalist
2015 66 KG USAPL JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPION
2014, 2013, 2012 66 KG USAPL NATIONAL COLLEGIATE CHAMPION
2013 74 KG USAPL GA STATE RAW CHAMPION
Work With James
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