Meanwhile in Russia … Get ready for this blockbuster! Here is the trailer for the russian movie “Тяжеловес” (“Heavyweight”), starring Aleksey Lovchev. It airs 16.03.2017 at 16:30 on МатчТВ (MatchTV). Full Movie: Trailer: Synopsis from Sergiy (Spoilers!): Comment from discussion Movie 'Heavyweight'.
Meanwhile in Russia … Aleksey Lovchev snatches 215kg off blocks! Unfortunately today the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismissed his appeal. So we won’t see him in Rio. (via) Most likely we’ll see him next at the 2016 Klokov Power Weekend in November. More: his 211kg Snatch + 264kg World Record Clean and Jerk […]
Dmitry Lapikov visted Aleksey Lovchev in his local gym. Aleksey does some snatches, good mornings and later in the video does these super rack holds.
Meanwhile in Houston at the 2015 World Weightlifting Championships +105kg session… Aleksey Lovchev (Russia) snatched 211kg to take a 4kg lead in the Snatch with Lasha Talakhadze in 2nd position. Then after winning three gold medals with a 248kg Clean and Jerk he takes his last spare lift, increases the weight by 16kg and breaks […]
Here are all Snatches 200kg or greater at the 2015 World Weightlifting Championships Aleksey Lovchev 200kg, 206kg, 211kg Lasha Talakhadze 200kg, 207kg Gor Minasyan 201kg, 203kg Irakli Turmanidze 202kg Yauheni Zharnasek 201kg All in all 1831kg thrown overhead in 9 attempts! 2nd Heaviest Snatch: Lasha Talakhadze with 207kg 3rd Heaviest Snatch: 21 year old Gor […]
Meanwhile in Russia… Aleksey Lovchev uploaded a 210kg snatch to his instagram. I’m not sure when this is from but after he broke the Clean and Jerk and Total world records at the World Weightlifting Championships in Houston he did mention if a record was going to be broken he expected it to be in […]
Meanwhile in San Marino … Finally someone tackled the 200kg Thruster! While on vacation after Russian Championships, Aleksey Lovchev sets the new Thruster World Record. I bet once he does this exercise a more regularly we will see huge jumps in weight. Originally posted 10.08.2015 Update 23.11.15: Fernando Reis (+105kg, Brazil) gets 200kg also. Follow […]
It’s time for the 2015 Russian National Weightlifting Championships. This time hookgrip and I are coming to you live from Stary Oskol. Results (PDFs) Men’s +105kg Men’s 105kg Men’s 94kg Men’s 85kg Men’s 77kg Men’s 69kg Men’s 62kg Men’s 56kg Women’s +75kg Women’s 75kg Woman’s 69kg Women’s 63kg Women’s 58kg Women’s 53kg Women’s 48kg Highlights […]
Meanwhile in Russia … Dmitry Klokov visited Aleksey Lovchev for his “On Par/On Equal Terms” series. Instead of the usual format, they decided to go offroading with Aleksey’s UAZ hunter. Training footage follows after that. Not 100% sure, but I guess Dmitry will put english subtitles in the video later on. But if you can help […]