MARCH 2016 – ISSUE 03 – IRELAND
Passionate about weight training, Arlette decided to start competing in powerlifting in August 2013. She has since gone on to win the World champion title in Dusseldorf in 2014 where she broke the World record in the deadlift and also picked up the Silver medal in unequipped deadlift, according to the blog “Black Women In Europe.”
Arlette has also won the European champion title in the full power Championship in 2014; the European champion single lift title in 2014, where she broke two World records, and the World Champion title in Glasgow in 2013.
Her dream is to join the national Irish training squad in a year and train to compete in the Olympics in 2020 representing Ireland.