Jeremy Lalrinnunga

Jeremy Lalrinnunga Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 20, 2023

Date of Birth

26 / October / 2002


22 Years



Jeremy Lalrinnunga Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Jeremy Lalrinnunga is an Indian Professional Weightlifter from Aizawl, Mizoram. On 9 October 2018, Jeremy became India’s first gold medalist in Youth Olympics. Furthermore, the 15-year-old player achieved this title by lifting 274 Kg of weight in the game.

He remained just 1 kg short of the senior national record. Moreover, his father was also a professional boxer in his days. Earlier, Lalrinnunga used to practice at his father’s boxing academy but later it shut down due to financial issues.

In 2011, Jeremy’s father admitted him to the state academy in Aizawl. His weightlifting training began under a coach named “Malsawma”. In fact, nine months after, he was selected by the Army Sports Institute of Pune with two other boys.

The 15-year-old gold medalist started to train under the coach Zarzokima. In 2016, he won the gold medal at the sub-junior nationals in Patna and also set his first national record. Jeremy lifted 90kg of weight in snatch and 108kg in clean and jerk.


Jeremy’s father, Lalmaithuava Ralte, works as a muster roll laborer at the Public Works Department in Aizawl. Lalmaithuava is a former national junior boxing champion. Jeremy’s mother’s name is Lalmuanpuii Ralte. He has four brothers named Jerry Ralte (boxer), Joseph Ralte (boxer), James Ralte (boxer), and Jacob Ralte. Jeremy’s eldest brother Jerry works at the Public Works Department in Aizawl.

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Jeremy Lalrinnunga Childhood Pic

Early Life

The Indian weightlifter was born in 2003 in Aizawl, Mizoram, India. Therefore, Jeremy Lalrinnunga’s age is fifteen (15) years old, as of 2018. His mother “Lalmuanpuii” is a homemaker. Jeremy’s father “Lalneihtluanga” earns by repairing and lime-washing buildings. Earlier, he worked at the Public Works Department as a muster roll laborer.

Furthermore, Mr. Lalneihtluanga had a history of playing professional boxing. In fact, he was the national junior champion. He had a six-year winning streak at the senior level in the All-India YMCA Boxing Championship.


Highest Qualification Studying.
School Public School.
College/University Not yet.

Personal Life

Jerry Lalrinnunga was born on October 26th, 2002 in the city of Aizawl, which is located in the state of Mizoram in India. His father, Lalneihtluanga, competed in boxing in the past. During the 1990s, Jeremy’s father won a national junior boxing championship and went unbeaten for a period of six consecutive years.

Professional Life

Jeremy competed in the Army Sports Institute trials and earned a spot at the Military Sports Academy. After looking at his performance at the World Youth Championships, where he earned a silver medal, they found Jeremy a strong competitor. Jeremy’s achievements also include silver medals which he earned at the 2017 Worlds & Asian Championships 2018 in the 56 kg weight event.


At the age of 9, Jeremy was selected for talent scouting by the Army Sports Institute (ASI), Pune. He then continued his training in weightlifting at ASI and participated in various national and international weightlifting competitions. Later, Jeremy joined the Indian National Camp in Patiala where he did his training under his coach Vijay Sharma.

He then participated in various weightlifting competitions including World Youth Championships, Khelo India Youth Games, Asian Youth and Junior Championships, and Commonwealth Youth and Junior Championships.

Favorite Things

Favorite Celebrities Actor: Ranveer Singh.
Actress: Deepika Padukone.
Dream Holiday Destination Paris.
Favorite Color Blue.
Love to do Listening to music, Playing Football, and Traveling.
Favorite Dishes Indian Food.

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Achievements and Awards

Lalrinnunga won the gold in the Boy’s 62 kg category in the Buenos Aires Summer Youth Olympics while getting the silver medal in the Asian Weightlifting Championship in Boy’s 62 kg category.

Net Worth and Salary

Jeremy Lalrinnunga, a weightlifter from India, is one of the richest athletes in the world. He has an estimated net worth of Rs. 37.78 crores.

Jeremy Lalrinnunga from Which State

Jeremy Lalrinnunga is an Indian weightlifter who represented India in the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires. He won the gold medal in the Boys’ 62 kg category weightlifting with a lift of 274 kg (124 kg in snatch and 150 kg in clean and jerk). This was a remarkable achievement for Jeremy, as he became the first Indian weightlifter to win a gold medal at an Olympic Games.

Jeremy Lalrinnunga Record

At the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, Jeremy Lalrinnunga lifted a total of 274 kgs (124 kg snatch and 150 kg clean-and-jerk) to win the gold medal in the 62 kg category. He became the first Indian to ever win a gold medal at the Youth Olympics.

Jeremy Lalrinnunga Weight Category

He won the gold medal in the Boys’ 62 kg category weightlifting with a lift of 274 kg (124 kg in snatch and 150 kg in clean and jerk). It was India’s first gold medal in the Youth Olympic Games. Jeremy won a silver medal in the Asian weightlifting championship.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Aizawl Mizoram
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 165 CM
Height In Meter 1.65 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Lalmaithuava Ralte
Mother:- Lalmuanpuii Ralte
Profession Weightlifter
Siblings Brothers: Jerry Ralte, Joseph Ralte, James Ralte, Jacob Ralte
Spous Not Yet Update
Weight 60 Kg
135 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Scorpio


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