Kendrick James Farris is an Olympic weightlifter from the United States. He competed for the United States in the 85 kg weight class at the 2008 Summer Olympics where he placed 8th. Farris also participated in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London where he placed 10th. He was the Silver Medalist at the 2013 Summer Universiade and the Pan-American Champion in 2010. Farris is coached by Kyle Pierce. During the Olympic trials on May 8, 2016, Farris broke the U.S record by lifting a total of 831 pounds -- 370 pounds in the snatch and 461 pounds in the clean and jerk. In the 2016 Olympics, Farris finished 11th in the 94 kg weight class, with a 160 kg snatch and 197 kg clean and jerk.
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About Kendrick Farris
Weightlifter in the 85 kg class who made his Olympic debut in 2008.
Kendrick Farris Before Fame
He attended Louisiana State University, where he honed his weightlifting skills.
Achievement of Kendrick Farris
She won a gold medal at the 2010 Pan American Games.
Kendrick Farris Family Life
He married Katrina Farris during his career, and had a son with her.
Associations of Kendrick Farris
He is from the same city as James Burton.
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- Weightlifters at the 2007 Pan American Games
- African-American sportsmen
- Weightlifters at the 2011 Pan American Games
- Olympic weightlifters of the United States
- Weightlifters at the 2015 Pan American Games
- Pan American Games medalists in weightlifting
- American male weightlifters
- Weightlifters at the 2012 Summer Olympics
- Weightlifters at the 2016 Summer Olympics
- Weightlifters at the 2008 Summer Olympics
- Pan American Games bronze medalists for the United States