From the 2017 Europeans … 32 Irakli Turmanidze (135kg, Georgia) snatching 190, 197 and 201kg! After snatches he withdrew from the competition due to an injury in his thigh. Remember he pulled something during his and Lasha’s Last heavy training (watch it here). That’s why I was even more surprised to see him compete and […]
Here are a couple of clips of Simon Martirosyan and Gor Minasyan in the 2017 Europeans training hall. 20 year old Simon worked up to 175kg snatches (with some hiccups along the way). 22 year old Gor Power Cleans up to 195kg. More: Gor Minasyan Snatching 200, 205 and 211kg at Europeans 2017! Simon Martirosyan […]
Here is Rebeka Koha’s (58kg, Latvia) first training session at the 2017 European championships. This was 3 days out, before She Snatched 95kg and Clean & Jerked 118kg in competition. Rebeka is joined by European champion Mirco Scarantino (56kg). Both are coached by Eduards Andruskevics and did the same exercises. So I thought it made sense […]
2015 world champion Artem Okulov (85kg) uploaded a 180kg Hang Snatch from his 2015 preparation. More: Watch his 190kg Hang Snatch (and 180kg Double) He also did a 180kg Snatch + Hang Snatch before. Архив . 2015 год . 180 kg A post shared by Artem (@okulllov) on May 19, 2017 at 1:07am PDT
Another highlight from the 2017 Meissen Cup … Max Lang (78.2kg) Snatching 155kg! Just 1kg below his PR from Europeans. He also clean and jerked 188kg (same as Europeans) to win the competition (scored in relative points).
Meanwhile in Spain … Lydia Valentin (75kg) found a video of her personal best snatch! 125kg! More: Watch her full training video from the 2017 Europeans training hall. Me flipa encontrarme videos como este entrenando con 125kg en arrancada que es mi récord 😍 Una de mis mejores preparaciones ❤💛❤ #snatch #125kg A post shared […]
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 […]
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