PETERS Luisa < Back  
Sport Weightlifting
CGA Cook Islands   
Gender Women
Born 27 Jun 1993
Height1.67 m
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Nouméa, NCL
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? "My grandmother introduced me to the sport and there was no looking back. I enjoy it a lot because I get to travel and meet a lot of new friends."
Name of coach Unakea Kauvai [national]
When and where did you begin this sport? She took up the sport at age 16.
Club / Team Oceania Weightlifting Institute: Nouméa, NCL
Further Personal Information
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
General Interest
Other information OTHER ACTIVITIES
In 2016 she was elected on a four-year term as one of three vice presidents of the Oceania Weightlifting Federation. She was the organisation's first female elected official. (, 15 Jul 2016;, 28 May 2016)

She has a tattoo of the five Olympic rings on her right arm. (Olympians Cook Islands Facebook page, 09 Sep 2018)
Nicknames Lui (Twitter profile, 19 Jan 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto "If you want it, take it." (Facebook profile, 05 Dec 2017)