17-Year-Old Will Be the First U.A.E. Woman to Lift Heavy Objects at the Olympics

A 17-year-old girl named Khadija Mohammed will make history this summer when she becomes not only the first female weightlifter from the Persian Gulf to attend the Olympics, but also the first woman from the United Arab Emirates to qualify outright for Olympics. She'll be lifting in the 75-kilogram (about 165 pounds)… »7/15/12 3:00pm7/15/12 3:00pm