Sask. weightlifter wins silver medal at Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England
It usually takes athletes decades to become stars in their sport. In fact, the majority of athletes never make it to the medal podium. Alexis Ashworth is defying both of those expectations. She's only been officially training for a couple years. She did a lot of that training on her own, on her family farm near Oungre, Saskatchewan. We reached her from there on the show.