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STRONG! - A Film Screening and Conversation

Thursday, May 24, 2012, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Crawford Family Forum 474 South Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91105 Map and directions
Haworth breaks PanAmerican record at the 2005 Pan American Championships, lifting 352 pounds
Haworth breaks PanAmerican record at the 2005 Pan American Championships, lifting 352 pounds
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She’s 5’8”, weighs 300 pounds and is formidable. Community Cinema and KPCC partnered to bring you STRONG!, a moving documentary that follows weightlifter Cheryl Haworth as she struggles with injury, self-confidence and body image on the road to the 2008 Olympic Games.

KPCC’s health reporter Stephanie O'Neill spoke with Cheryl and filmmaker Julie Wyman on Thursday, May 24th, to discuss the benefits and risks of an elite athlete lifestyle. 

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