Meanwhile in Spain … After snatching 130kg from blocks, Lydia Valentin squats 170kg x3! More: Watch her do the same in the Houston Worlds Training Hall. Sentadillas por la mañana 170kg ..preparando las piernitas para la tarde 💙🏋🦄 A post shared by Lydia Valentín (@lydiavalentin) on Mar 24, 2017 at 6:35am PDT
Here is Team China in the training hall at Asian championships 2016. This is not a single session session, but a collection of clips that were filmed over multiple days. Featuring: Shi Zhiyong 240kg Screaming Clean Pull, mobility work, Yuan Chengfei Snatches and Handstand Push Ups . Zhang Jie‘s massive back Feng Lvdong, Front Rack […]
Parallel to the 2017 Europeans there will also be the 2017 Youth Worlds in Thailand. When: 04.04 – 10.04.2017 Update: Entry List (Final Start List a couple of days before comp). Useful Links Start List (PDF) Results Men / Results Women Highlights Recordings Live Stream: will most likely be on youtube. Next Sessions tba
This will be the resource page for the 2017 European weightlifting championships in Split, Croatia. In the meantime see the 2016 Europeans highlights here. When: 02.04 – 08.04.2017 Update 19. 02.2017: Entry List. Final start list is usually published one or two days before competition, after final verification. Can’t wait to see Ivan Markov back on stage! Useful […]
Meanwhile in Spain … Lydia Valentin (75kg) is snatches 130kg of blocks again! More Lydia: Watch her 170kg x3 Squat from the 2015 Worlds Training Hall. Cuando te pasa tu compi @alejandrogonzb videos y entre ellos está una de mis mejores arrancadas de tacos con 130kg!! Y escuchas su comentario..😱 jajajaja grande 😉❤ #130kg A […]
Meanwhile in Germany … Here is Max Lang’s second Bundesliga competition of 2017 (watch the first one here). Not only was it the league’s semi final, but it also acted as the qualifying event for European championships 2017! Still power jerking, Max had to hit a 331kg total at 78.5kg or less to bank the […]
Meanwhile in Germany … Another solid Bundesliga performance by Rebeka Koha. She once again went 3/3 in the snatch, making 87, 90, 92kg. In the Clean & Jerk she got close to setting a new PR (105, 109, x112). More: Max Lang hitting a new PR of 154kg at this competition.
Meanwhile in Russia … Get ready for this blockbuster! Here is the trailer for the russian movie “Тяжеловес” (“Heavyweight”), starring Aleksey Lovchev. It airs 16.03.2017 at 16:30 on МатчТВ (MatchTV). Full Movie: Trailer: Synopsis from Sergiy (Spoilers!): Comment from discussion Movie 'Heavyweight'.
Quick weightlifting news update. The Russian Weightlifting Federation (FTAR) held an executive committee meeting which resulted in some interesting changes. Maxim Agapitov (who took over president of Russian weightlifting in November) plans to run for the position first vice-president of the International Weightlifting Federation at the upcoming IWF elections in May. (via) They also discussed […]