Meanwhile in Iran … Sohrab Moradi (94kg) squats 315kg! Certainly one of the bigger squats by a 94kg lifter on video. 315 kg A post shared by Sohrab Moradi (@sohrab.moradiii) on Aug 17, 2017 at 6:59am PDT
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Meanwhile in Colombia … Just a couple of weeks after his 165kg snatch in training, 18 year old Yeison Lopez hits 170kg! He still has some time left as a junior. Enough to challenge Taner Segir’s 172kg (172.5kg) junior snatch world record? A post shared by JEISON LOPEZ “GOKU”. (@jeison_lopez99) on Aug 16, 2017 at […]
From the 2017 Junior Worlds … One of the craziest lifts from that competition. 19 year old Farkhodbek Sobirov (94kg, Uzbekistan) snatching 180kg! Mind boggling power.
Meanwhile in Estonia … Mart Seim squats 270kg for a set of 12! Squat 270×12 #martseim #squat #ihatecardio A post shared by Mart Seim (@martseim) on Aug 14, 2017 at 5:34am PDT More: Mart Squatting 400kg Mart in the Training Hall at Europeans 2017
It’s time for the 2017 Summer Universiade in Taipei, Taiwan! This page will be updated throughout the event. When: 20.08 – 25.06.2017 Expecting there will be decent live streams once the competition starts on Sunday. Update 17.08.2017: Preliminary entry lists. Athletes / volunteers feel free to send in clips from training or comp. Useful Links Entry […]
From the 2017 Junior Worlds … It’s easy to be overshadowed when you lift in the same group as Yeison Lopez, but a 155kg as a 77kg junior is nothing to sneeze it Here is 20 year old Shu Xiaoyu (77kg, China) snatching 148, 153 and 155kg for snatch silver. More: Team China in Training
Here is a “How to Snatch” video with Clarence Kennedy. Unlike the common top down / bottom up approaches to teaching the movement, Clarence breaks it down into the various different exercises that prepare you for the full lift.
After you saw him squat up to 260kg during his morning session, here is 19 year old Fares Elbakh’s (85kg junior world champ, Qatar,[email protected]) afternoon session from the same day. He arrived in a good mood, wanting to clean & jerk 210kg (his PR) during this session. In the end his coach (his father), himself […]
Meanwhile in Azerbaijan … 21 year old Dadas Dadashbeyli (~105kg) squats 320kg! His four year ban from the 2015 worlds will end on 21.12.2019. More: Watch Team Azerbaijan’s Heavy Training Session at Worlds 2015! A post shared by @dadashbeyli96 on Aug 10, 2017 at 12:51pm PDT