Meanwhile at Europeans 2017 … Here is Adam Maligov (94kg, Russia) snatching 180kg on his way to win his first European championships. More: Adam Maligov Interview on ATG
Meanwhile at Europeans 2017 … 22 year old Artem Okulov (85kg) clean & jerked 198, 203, and 212kg! More: Team Russia training at Worlds 2015.
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'.
Meanwhile in Russia … It’s time for the 2017 edition of the Russian Cup. This one is being held in Zelenodolsk, in the Republic of Tatarstan. Many of their top lifters are going to compete in this. Useful Links When: 7-12th February Live Stream Start List Men / Women Results Men / Results Women Recordings Next Sessions […]
From the 2015 Worlds … Here are Tatiana Kashirina’s 143kg, 148kg Snatches (and 152kg miss) at 108.19kg. More: Interview with Tatiana.
Meanwhile in Russia … After electing a new president (Maxim Agapitov) last month, today the Russian weightlifting executive committee appointed their new head coaches. The men’s team will be lead by 1988 Olympic champion (100kg) Pavel Kuznetsov. On the women’s side we have 1976 Olympic champion (60kg) Nikolai Kolesnikov, who previously was the head coach […]
From the 2015 Worlds … Apti Aukhadov’s 212kg Clean & Jerk for bronze in C&J and Total. Same weight he made at the 2016 Russian nationals. More: Apti Snatching in Training.
Here is a training session with Elena Sukhar, which I filmed a day before Klokov Power Weekend. Elena is 2014 & 2016 Russian champion at 53kg. Her competition bests are 84kg/112kg. She trains (and coaches) at Klokov & Baza Team in Moscow and is coached by Maksim Mironov (94kg, currently recovering from knee injury). This was a […]
Here is Dmitry Klokov’s 160kg Power Clean + Strict Press from Power Weekend 2016. This was done after 155, and missing 160!