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WATCH: Harrogate weightlifter takes first national title

Jack Dobson with weightlifting medal

Published by The Stray FM News Team at 7:01am 3rd February 2018.

A Harrogate weightlifter says he hopes to go on and represent his country one day after winning his first national title.

Jack Dobson has been celebrating taking gold at the recent English Championships in Milton Keynes.

He was competing in the 85kg category and achieved 133kg in the snatch and 160kg in the clean and jerk.

The 24 years juggles training with a full time job.

Jack's been talking about his success...

WATCH: Jack attempting  the 133kg snatch...

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