Joanna Lochowska

Further Personal Information
Residence
Zielona Góra, POL
Occupation
Athlete, Personal Trainer
Languages
English, Polish
Higher education
Education - University of Zielona Gora: Poland
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began weightlifting in 2003.
Why this sport?
She practised acrobatic gymnastics for six years before moving on to pole vault. She did not enjoy it as much, so her brothers asked her to join them at the gym and start weightlifting.
Club / Team
UKS Zielona Gora: Poland
Name of coach
Antoni Czerniak [national], POL
General Interest
Nicknames
Asia (pzpc.pl, 27 Feb 2016)
Hobbies
CrossFit, cycling, swimming, playing tennis, reading, baking. (polskieradio.pl, 12 Apr 2018)
Most influential person in career
Her brothers Przemyslaw and Jedrzej. (sport.onet.pl, 07 Apr 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"The mountain you climb on may not be visible to the public, but either way you cannot stop climbing." (Facebook profile, 13 Feb 2018)
Awards and honours
She suffered a groin injury two weeks before the 2017 European Championships in Split, Croatia, but recovered in time to compete at the event. (sport.onet.pl, 07 Apr 2017)

She missed the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro because of injuries to her back and hip. (katowickisport.pl, 05 Apr 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (salon24.pl, 01 Apr 2018)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works as a CrossFit trainer at a club in Zielona Gora, Poland. "CrossFit is perfect for me because I can combine gymnastic elements with weightlifting." (crossfitzielonagora.com, 01 Apr 2018; onet.pl, 07 Apr 2017)

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