… from 2008. This nugget is from Ian Wilson’s youtube channel. Andrei Rybakou (who still holds the 85kg World Record with 187kg) with a 191kg Snatch (and also an Aramnau with a 240kg Clean & Jerk, both probably a little above their usual weight classes) at the Belarus nationals. Thanks to bp for submitting.
Last weekend Andrei Aramnau competed is the Cup of Belarus. He did 196kg / 225kg for a 421kg total (lifting in the +105kg at 112.45kg bodyweight). If you find video of it, let me know. Afterwards he gave an interview in which he was as outspoken as always. He complaints about his $100 salary and the lack of support from […]
Let’s watch the 105kg session of the 2007 World Weightlifting Championship. Features Klokov, Aramnau, Dolega, Vyšniauskas so it should be a fun watch. When: 21:00 GMT, 15.12 everybody hits play. Check here how it converts to your time zone. Join the Chat below or open it in a separate window. No spoilers! If you want to […]
What a bummer, Andrei Aramnau is not competing in London. He apparently pulled a muscle in his thigh and says that there is no way he is going to lift at the Olympics. “I was in great shape, but for whatever reason my coach had asked me to compete in a meaningless competition, where I […]
The Belarus Weightlifting Nationals happened last weekend (June 16-17). Andrei Aramnau, weighing in at 110.85kg, snatched 190kg, missed 195kg and got 197kg by 2-1 majority vote. After hitting 210kg and 220kg in the C&J he apparently he smashed his quads pretty badly missing his third attempt at 230kg. (via) Andrei Rybakov (profile) lifted 185kg in the snatch […]
Here is an interview (in Russian) with Andrei Aramnau. A YouTuber summed up the main points (let me know if you find something that is missing): Very, very unhappy with his current coach and with the state of the Belorussian weightlifting team He considers that he needs physiological/medical help with his training and overall health […]
Frank Rothwell uploaded the 2007 WWC Men’s 105 kg. Snatch Rank Name B.weight 1 2 3 Result 1 ARAMNAU Andrei 103.89 187 192 195 195 2 AKHMETOV Bakhyt 104.25 180 185 190 190 3 TESOVIC Martin 104.83 185 190 194 190 4 KLOKOV Dmitriy 104.92 185 189 190 190 5 VYSNIAUSKAS Ramunas 102.38 180 180 […]
Update: Article about Aramnau preparing for London 2012. He is up to a 430kg total now. Andrei Aramnau is back on track training for the London 2012 Olympics. He recently made an appearance at the Cup of Belarus. Snatch: 170kg, 180kg, x185kg C&J: 210kg, 220kg Body Weight: 111.6kg Let’s see what he can do in the 133 days remaining.
Here is an Interview with Andrei Aramnau (2008 105kg Olympic gold medalist) Q: How much do you lift during a training session?A: Well, on the whole I can lift up to 30 tons, you can get a lot of kilos if you sum up all the attempts.Q: 30 tons in 1 hour and a half?!A: I […]