Valerie Adams is my athlete. She plays shot put forNew Zealand.Valerie Adams height is 193 cm /6,4. She weighs 120 kg/265 lbs. For training she lifts 100 pounds. Valerie Adams was born on October 14th 1984,in Rotorua. She began to take part in shotput contests at the age of 14 years. When she took part in the schoolcompetition she was seen by Jean-Pierre, (Valerie Adams current coach).Her Tongan mother died from cancer when Valerie was 16.