GRAND HAVEN – Grand Haven native Eric Scott is on his way to Finland. As a member of Team USA, Scott will compete in the World Powerlifting Congress world championships this week.
“I’m excited. It’s a huge honor. It gives me a chance to showcase my talents and it’s something I’ve worked years for,” Scott said about getting the chance to represent his country on a worldwide stage. “I’m really excited to get out there and meet some new people. There is quite a magnitude of people that will be there from different countries. There’s going to be guys from Mongolia, guys from Iran and guys from Russia. There’s like 42 competing countries that can put people in.”