Blast from the Past! Here is a look at Szymon Kolecki’s weightlifting history up to the year 2000. This by no means an exhaustive compilation of all his competitions (see his competition history here), but we cover a lot of ground nonetheless. I think it’s just stunning to see him evolve from a skinny kid, […]
Update: Here is day 2! This is the session Neisi squatted 170kg doubles in. Exercises: Clean & (Power) Jerk Complex 2 + 1 Power Snatches / Snatches Back Squats up to 170kg x2 Squat Jumps Sit Ups Stretching
From the 2017 Junior Worlds … 19 year old Lin Zhixiang (62kg, China) snatching 130kg and clean and jerking 160kg (his opener) to take home three gold medals. He won youth worlds in 2015 as a 56kg. 130kg Snatch 160kg Clean & Squat Jerk More: Team China training at Youth Worlds 2015 Team China training […]
Glad this clip is finally public! Ilya Ilyin Clean & Squat Jerking 245kg! I remember seeing for the first time a year and a half ago and it absolutely blew my mind! If I remember correctly (there exist more clips from that session) Ilya attempted 235kg before that and missed it. But being Ilya he […]
From the 2017 Junior Worlds Training Hall … This was 20 year old Simon Martirosyan’s (~113kg) heavier training day before competing. Unfortunately I missed most of his snatch session. He was just about to snatch 180kg when I walked into the training hall. 180kg by the way was the heaviest training hall snatch of that […]
Quick clip today. 20 year old Boady Santavy (94kg, Canada) works up to his openers (155kg Snatch, 190kg Clean & Jerk) in the 2017 junior worlds training hall.
Here is the Chinese junior weightlifting team during their first training session at junior worlds 2017. Heavy snatches, heavy squats and as always lots of accessory exercises like handstand push ups, weighted push ups, bent over rear delt flys, core work etc. We jump right into the action as the team was already at work […]
Meanwhile in Russia … 22 year old Timur Naniev (105kg) Power Clean & Jerks 190kg 2+2! #cleanandjerk 190 2×2 #weightlifting A post shared by 🇷🇺 Timur Naniev (@nanievtimur) on Jul 4, 2017 at 9:44am PDT
From the 2017 Junior Worlds … 18 year old Revaz Davitadze (85kg, Georgia) snatching 162kg for snatch gold!