Just like Rebeka Koha did with her 96kg Snatch, her teammate Ritvars Suharevs (77kg) also set a new snatch PR at the 2017 Meissen Cup. The 18 year old lifted 144, 150 and finally 155kg!
Meanwhile in Germany … In case you didn’t watch the recording of the2017 Meissen Cup, here is one highlight from the competition. 18 year old Rebeka Koha (57.7kg) Snatching 90, 93 and 96kg for a new PR! This comes just one month after she snatched 95kg at Europeans 2017. She also clean and jerked 118kg […]
This was the 2017 Meissen Cup (Pokal der Blauen Schwerter), a fun little international competition in Germany. Featuring: Your favorite Latvians! Rebeka Koha, Ritvars Suharevs. Also Max Lang, European champion Joanna Lochowska, Atenery Hernandez and many more (Check the Full Start List below.) Big Thanks to german-weightlifting.de and the German Weightlifting Shop. We saw some […]
Here is Lydia Valentin training in the 2017 Europeans training hall. This was her first session after arriving in Split. After her extensive shoulder warm up she works up to: 95kg Power Snatch 120kg Power Clean & Jerk 150kg x2 Back Squat
Meanwhile in Doping News … Following allegations by the German documentary of widespread doping the IOC kicked off a reanalysis of Beijing 2008 and London 2012 samples (for all sports). As expected there are lots of weightlifters who got caught. Here is how the retests for Beijing 2008 and London 2012 work. Update 05.05.2017: The […]
Meanwhile at Europeans 2017 … 18 year old Rebeka Koha (57.25kg) had an amazing competition. Two big PRs, with a 95kg Snatch (gold medal) and a 118kg clean & jerk, she won silver in the total! 95kg Snatch + All Attempts (92, 95, x97) 118kg Clean and Jerk More: Rebeka Koha’s & Ritvars Suharevs Bundesliga […]
Here is 23 year old Lasha Talakhadze’s Clean and Jerk warm up at the 2017 European championships. 0 to 250kg in 13 lifts! More: Watch his 0 – 217kg Snatch World Record Warm Up! Watch his Last Heavy Training Session before Competing. His attempts:
From the 2017 Europeans … 27 year old Dumitru Captari (77kg) pulling an Om Yun Chol by winning gold from the B group! He snatched 160kg and clean & squat jerked 200kg! Here are all his clean and jerk attempts (190, 195, 200).
It’s time for the 2017 Asian Championships in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. When: 23.04 – 29.04.2017 Useful Links Start List Results Recordings Highlights Next Sessions Competition finished Recordings W48kg A W53kg A W58kg A W63kg A W69kg A W75kg A W90kg A W+90kg A M56kg A M62kg A M69kg A M77kg A M85kg A M94kg A M105kg A […]