Quick Patron Update … ATG Patrons now have access to a raw clips video of a training session with Rebeka Koha and Ritvars Suharevs before Europeans 2018.
Meanwhile in Kazakhstan … After competing in the Kazakh nationals Ilya Ilyin sat down for an interview (video below). The quotes from here paint a bleak picture of a depressed Ilya who struggled with alcoholism and suicidal thoughts (he already said this much in his interview here). There was a desire to die. I drank at the […]
Meanwhile at one of Dmitry Klokov’s seminars … 152.5kg / 335lbs Klokov (Behind the Neck Snatch Grip) Press! View this post on Instagram Press snatch grip behind the neck – 152,5 kg (335 lbs) at @solacenewyork New York 🇺🇸 USA . This is the heaviest weight in this exercise I’ve ever done since […]
Meanwhile in Egypt … Mohamed Ehab hang snatches 169kg! More: Watch his 166kg Block Snatch PR. View this post on Instagram Hang Snatch p.r 169kg @torokhtiy @warmbody_coldmind @torwod #ehabolympics🕸 #camellifestyle #motivation #weightlifting #strength #speed #sphinx #egypt🇪🇬#turkmenistan🇹🇲 #tokyo🇯🇵 #gold 🏅 #dream #art🎨 A post shared by ehab_2020 (@mohamed_ehab_youssef) on Sep 17, 2018 at 11:15am PDT Mohamed […]
Meanwhile in Colombian Championships (?) … Yeison Lopez is back and he is stronger than ever! More: Watch him Win Junior World Championships 2017. 208kg Clean & Jerk! View this post on Instagram Crack "Goku" @jeison_lopez99 208kg envion #wheightlifting #pesas #halterofilia A post shared by Luis Miguel Pineda M.™ (@pineda69kg) on Sep 15, 2018 at […]
Despite having insane trouble with access at the 2018 Asian Games, hookgrip got some good footage of team North Koreain the training hall. Featuring double Olympic champion Rim Jong Sim (75kg)! Highlights: Choe Hyo Sim (63kg) snatch 100kg (8:22) Rim Un Sim (69kg) snatch 100kg (8:42) Rim Jong Sim snatch 115kg (9:31) Choe Hyo Sim front squat […]
While your favorite Latvians were at a training camp in Ukraine, Rebeka Koha & Aleksey Torokhtiy filmed a How to Snatch video for beginners, using Aleksey’s cues.
Limited Edition ATG 🇱🇻 Straps are here! UPDATE: 2nd and final batch SOLD OUT! Update: First Batch sold out in 45 minutes! Available now on hookgrip store. ATG Patrons have had early access. Made from an ultra durable cotton / nylon blend to combine the great feel of cotton straps with the strength of nylon. These are […]
There is a new ATG shirt on hookgrip store! Meet the White / Cardinal (aka Latvian Red) ATG Shirt: