Adijat Olarinoye is a Nigerian weightlifter. She won the silver medal in the women’s 55 kg event at the 2021 World Weightlifting Championships held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Here’s all you need to know about Adijat Olarinoye Biography, Net worth, Education, Family background, Parents, Husband, Weight, Social media page, Awards, etc.
Who is Adijat Olarinoye?
Adijat is a Nigerian weightlifter. At the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, UK she won the gold medal with 2 new Games Records: 92kg in snatch and 203 kg overall.
Full name: Adijat Adenike Olarinoye
Date of birth: July 14, 1999
Place of birth: Southwestern part of Nigeria
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Net worth: $500k
Parents: Mr & Mrs Olarinoye
Occupation: Weight lifter
Awards: 2022 Birmingham, 55kg
However, she emerged as the gold medalist in the overall women’s 55 kg event while Chika Amalaha settled for the silver medal. On 26 August 2019, Adijat also created a new African record in weightlifting in the clean and jerk category by lifting 116 kg during the 2019 African Games.
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