Clarence Kennedy Leinster Open Championships

Clarence Kennedy Leinster Open Championships

Clarence Kennedy competed in an Irish meet. The infamous Leinster Open. And he took some pretty gutsy attempts (regarding his training maxes). Good to see he can lift in front of crowds. Only problem is following himself in the C&J and thus not getting enough rest in between attempts. </strongpeopleproblems> Snatch: 145,150,152kg Clean & Jerk: […]

Pulling John Arm Wrestling Documentary

Alexey Voyevoda Static Holds

Stumbled across this interesting documentary on YouTube. Pulling John. An Arm Wrestling Documentary. Now I didn’t know anything about arm wrestling before, but still found it pretty thrilling. It follows two contenders to the championship title, Travis Bagent and Alexey Voyevoda, on their way to beat arm wrestling legend John Brzenk. It has some pretty crazy […]

Bros vs Pros #11

Bros vs Pros #11

Some clips from the recent Bros vs. Pros contest. Rebecca Klopp with 71 reps of bodyweight deadlifts. Ouch! Derek Poundstone pulled 385kg (850lbs). This was after pulling 34 reps of 405 lbs contest. So excuse the hitching.

Public Weightlifting Demo

Public Weightlifting Demo

If people don’t come to weightlifting, weightlifting has to go where the people are. Check out this clip of Latvian weightlifters doing a little public demo. Looks like a great weekend project for your gym/ weightlifting club. Thanks to Michael for submitting this.