Video courtesy of Carlos Mata.
Custom weightlifting shoes
Sneak peak of the shoes I got customized for Rio 2016. Art by @theninjamanatee
A sneak peek at my other shoe!
Breaking them in!
Meet Superfit Hero and Two-Time Olympian, Sarah Robles
Video by Superfit Hero.
These 10 kickass athletes are making body-shamers and doubters eat their words
Sarah was featured in a list of “These 10 kickass athletes are making body-shamers and doubters eat their words” by Jessica Torres on Revelist.com. Sarah is thrilled to be mentioned alongside so many other amazing athletes. Check it out at the links above!
Sarah Robles Competes at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Weightlifting
Sword of the Olympian
Sarah was featured on Episode 4 of Season 1 of the show Big Giant Swords. “Sword-maker Irish Mike creates a giant, Ancient Greek-style sword for the Strongest Woman in America: Olympic weightlifter Sarah Robles.” (source)
Video by michaelcthulhu.
The bronze was soft enough to scratch easily during that demo scene, so Irish Mike made a second sword for Sarah.
The Road to Rio Trailer feat. 2012 Olympic Weightlifter Sarah Robles
Video by SICFITchannel.
Science of the Summer Olympics: Sarah Robles and the Mechanics Of Weightlifting
Sarah was featured in the fourth episode of the “Science of the Summer Olympics: Engineering In Sports” series on NBC Learn:
“Sarah Robles and the Mechanics of Weightlifting: U.S. weightlifter Sarah Robles will rely on an athletic mix of strength, speed and timing to help create explosive power when she competes at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Robotics engineer Brian Zenowich compares Robles’ movements to those made by the WAM Arm, one of the world’s most advanced robotic arms. “Science of the Summer Olympics” is a 10-part video series produced in partnership with the National Science Foundation.”
You can watch the episode here: Science Of The Summer Olympics: Sarah Robles And The Mechanics Of Weightlifting
From homeless to the Olympics
Video by WOOD TV8.