Meanwhile in Rio …
That has to be one of the craziest weightlifting sessions ever, with this being one of the best lifts ever!
31 year old Lu Xiaojun snatches 177kg at 77kg! 100kg Over bodyweight!
Update 16.01.2017: 170, 175, 177kg Snatch Comparison!
Update 30.12.2016: Super Slowmo!
177kg Snatch World Record Video
202kg Clean & Jerk Video
Little did we know at this point that Nijat Rahimov was willing to Clean & Jerk whatever you put in front of him that day ….
Also an amazing lift, Andranik Karapetyan’s 174kg Snatch on his 2nd attempt.
174kg Snatch Video
Lu’s 202kg Squat Jerk
Lu Xiaojun 177kg Snatch World Record 2016 Olympic Games *Super Slowmo!* is a post by Gregor Winter from All Things Gym.