Independent Lens

Being Big Has Its Advantages

Clip: Season 13 Episode 27 | 1m 14s

In this excerpt from the Independent Lens documentary, Strong!, weightlifter Cheryl Haworth describes why being heavier is better for competition in her weight class. "You're sturdier, more stable," she says.

Aired: 07/25/12

Rating: TV-PG

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