Nice to see more older training videos pop up after Rio. Here is 105kg world champion Alexandr Zaichikov with a 251kg Rack Jerk from 2015! 251кг 2015 год A video posted by Alexandr Zaychikov (@sasha_iwf92) on Aug 21, 2016 at 9:47am PDT
Here are a couple of big lifts from Ruslan Nurudinov’s 2014 and 2015 preparation. 205kg Snatch from 2014 June 2014.. 205 A video posted by Ruslan (@rnurudinov) on Aug 20, 2016 at 10:51pm PDT 250kg Rack Jerk from June 2014
Meanwhile at the Crossfit Games … Aleksey Torokhtiy did a little lifting expo and worked up to a 255kg Jerk from the rack! He live streamed the whole session on facebook too.
Meanwhile in Russia … Coach Vladimir Safonov has another gem from Olga Zubova’s past training. 180kg Jerk! Check out the Olga Zubova Category on ATG for her best lifts. Olga Zubova (75kg) and Vladimir Safonov, jerk 180kg!!! A video posted by VLADIMIR SAFONOV (@vladimir.safonov) on Apr 9, 2016 at 11:12am PDT
Dmitry Lapikov started be more active on social media. He uploaded some of his blasts from the past as well as recent training clips. See for example this 260kg Front Squat + Jerk or the 180kg x5 Snatch. Follow him on Instagram: @lapikovrush. Update: 240kg Clean + Front Squat + Jerk
Meanwhile in Kazakhstan … Ilya Ilyin with a 250kg from the Rack! Recent or from his 2014 prep? See his 2014 Progress Tracker here. WORLD RECORD 250 KG Ночная тренировка Толчок 250 кг. Мировой рекорд!!! #илья_ильин #ilya_ilyin #kazakhstan #champion #samrukkazyna #ppscastana #самрукказына #ппскастана #илья_ильин250 #ilya_ilyin250 A video posted by Илья Ильин (@ilyailyin_official) on Aug 24, 2015 […]
Here is a clip from last year when Hookgrip was on a visit in China. A Jerk training session last summer in a Chinese university training hall. The coach is Jin Jiangtao, a former Junior World Champion in the 62kg class. He snatched 151kg @ 69kg at the 2013 Summer Universiade. More: Jerk Foot Position
Meanwhile in Belgium … Dmitry Klokov gets a 245kg Jerk. I think the last time we saw this weight from him was during his London Olympics preparation when he did the “Klokov Complex”. Remember those days, when training footage from him was so rare? Update: Here is Dmitry’s longer video.
Previously in the 2014 Worlds Training Hall … 48kg World Champion Tan Yayun (China) doing Jerk Dips two days out from competition. In the video you see her working up to 150kg. She was not the only Chinese athlete who did them in this particular style with slow and controlled reps first and then finishing off with […]