1. Mathew Fraser
It would probably be an overstatement to say Fraser is the odds-on favorite at the 2016 Games, but he’s undoubtedly had redemption on his mind after his second-place finish in 2015, and his top-ranked Regionals performance proved it. Fraser’s all-around strength is, well, his strength—he consistently crushed the weightlifting events at the 2015 Games, and won the 2016 Regionals snatch ladder—and he’s probably been hammering his footspeed and the dreaded “Pig” after ceding ground last year in those events.
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