Elan Magazine November 2011

Elan Magazine November 2011

Moniza Khokhar interviewed me for Elan Magazine.  Below is a copy of the awesome article. Kulsoom Abdullah: Lifting her way into the Olympics By: Moniza Khokhar Kulsoom Abdullah, 35, is fierce.  Really.  The 105 lbs Abdullah has a PhD in Electrical/Computer...
Sept 28, 2011 The Washington Diplomat

Sept 28, 2011 The Washington Diplomat

Original article location at The Washington Diplomat.  My name (mention) is in bold font within the article.   U.S. Plays Up Power of Sports In Win-Win Approach to Diplomacy By Jacob Comenetz Written on September 28, 2011 The use of sports to foster peace can be...
Times Union August 13, 2011

Times Union August 13, 2011

The Times Union published a well edited version of my blog post about Ramadan fasting & weightlifting.  Below is a copy The secret strength of Ramadan BY KULSOOM ABDULLAH – Published 12:00 a.m., Saturday, August 13, 2011 I train during Ramadan. Not drinking...

New York Times July 15, 2011

SPORTS BRIEFING | WEIGHT LIFTING Competing While Covered Is a First for a U.S. Event By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Published: July 15, 2011 Kulsoom Abdullah became the first woman to compete in the United States weight lifting championships while wearing clothing that...