Mac’s Strength Weightlifting team is located in the Olympic Oval at the University of Calgary. The team is comprised of beginners to National level lifters.
Mac Read is the head coach of the team. Mac has coached weightlifters that have won National Championships and have medaled at international competitions. Mac has coached at several international competitions, including the 2013 and 2015 World Weightlifting Championships, the 2015 Pan Am Games, the 2016 World University Weightlifting Championships and the 2008 Commonwealth Championships.