Meet Rameesha Adil Khan, a proud power-lifting Pakistani gold-medalist

Rameesha Adil Khan went through a divorce but has fought all the obstacles to become a powerlifting gold medalist from Lahore Division.

Hailing from Lahore, Rameesha Adil Khan was unable to complete her education as she got married at a young age. Unfortunately, she could not have any kids in her 11 years of marriage and later she decided to end it. In spite of suffering from depression, she decided to groom herself and passed her intermediate exams.

Rameesha Khan's Journey From A Failed Marriage To Becoming An Athlete

The first thing she did was to get a job based on her skills and become a fitness trainer. She had a craze for weight-lifting since her childhood. She has been in this field for 10 years now.

She simply started as a gym member, after seeing her passion, her lady coach encouraged her to become a fitness trainer. Soon, she joined the same gym as the fitness coach after getting the certificate and passing the practical test. It was her first job ever and it proved to be a turning point for her.Rameesha Khan's Journey From A Failed Marriage To Becoming An Athlete

Khan did 100kg squats and 115kgs deadlifts on the district level and won the gold. Her next aim is to represent Pakistan internationally. Rameesha took to Instagram and wrote, “So this happened yesterday! Won the Inter Division Powerlifting Championship representing Lahore! Baray lohay uthai to achieve this.”

She further wrote, “Finally, this is the outcome of your coaching!! You guys pushed me every time when I was falling, always guided me, and made me believe that I could do this. Thank you so much for believing in me. Now you guys know what is our next target.”

She added, “Let’s get back to lohay chukkna! And the most important person with whom I started my journey in the fitness field Mehreen, my very first coach. She was actually the one who pushed me into this. Thank you Allah for surrounding me with people who always lift me up. Alhamdulillah.”

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