Meanwhile in Uzbekistan … Since about two weeks the Egyptian weightlifting team has been in a training camp in Uzbekistan. And it seems to be going great so far! Mohamed Ehab (77kg) with a 165kg Snatch PR! More: Mohamed’s 63kg PR Snatch Training Session in the Houston Worlds Training Hall. THE Mohamed Ehab Interview on ATG
Here is Chingiz Mogushkov with a couple of snatches in the training hall leading up to competition at Russian Championships.
Here Artem Okulov‘s Snatches from the 2016 Russian Championships. 165, x168, 168 for first place in the snatch. More: Watch his 210kg Clean & Jerk here. Artem at the 2015 Russian Championships.
Ruslan Albegov finished Russian Championships off with a 255kg Clean and Jerk Banger! He went 190, 200, x205 and 230, 245, 255kg. Update: Here are all Clean & Jerks in comparison.
Adam Maligov (94kg) had a great day at the 2016 Russian Championships, making three new in competition personal bests. 181kg Snatch 220kg Clean and Jerk @adammaligov (-94kg, Russia) clean and jerking 220kg/485lb at the 2016 Russian Championships in Vladikavkaz! He also snatched 181kg to total 401kg and improve on his 178/219/397 from the 2015 President's […]
I am in Vladikavkaz for the 2016 Russian Championships, having trouble updating ATG over the hotel wifi. When: 24th – 29th May Where: Vladikavkaz, Russia Useful Links: Start List (PDF), Results Highlights, Schedule Live Stream, Recordings, Russian Federation News Contact Info: I’m @atginsta on Instagram, @allthingsgym on twitter, Snapchat (gregorwinter) & allthingsgym on YouTube. ATG Submit Page. Highlights Timur Naniev had […]
Meanwhile in Iran … Here is a 220kg Clean & Jerk by Kianoush Rostami (2kg above the current 85kg world record). The 22 year old is still filling the 85kg spot on the Iranian team (along with Rasoul Taghian now, who moved up from 77kg). 220kg is also a weight he has lifted at 85kg in competition before (Iranian […]
The 2016 Asian Weightlifting Championships are upon us. When: 24-30 April Where: Tashkent, Uzbekistan Useful Links: Start List (PDF) Results Recordings Doping News 24.05.2016: Two lifters have tested positive for stanozolol, Sergei Dolgalev (+105kg, Kyrgyztan) & Rustam Khil Esmatullah (77kg, Afghanistan) (via iwf: 1, 2). Recordings W48kg A W53kg A W58kg A W63kg A W69kg A […]
Here is the interview I did with Mohamed Ehab while I visited him in Cairo for the ATG on Tour Series. It took place on on a Tuesday night after Mohamed had his massage done. We sat down for almost 4 hours (having dinner in between). Big thanks to Timour Belatbi who did the simultaneous […]