Meanwhile in Korea … at the 2014 Asian Games. Here are Lu Xiaojun’s lifts from the 77kg Session: It started out pretty normal. He went 3/3 in the Snatch with 165, 170 and 175. All lifts very solid. In the Clean & Jerk however he missed his first two attempts at 200kg! Luckily he made his […]
Meanwhile Last Summer in China … Here’s a clip of Lu Yong Snatching 178kg. The other day I asked the uploader about his whereabouts. He said that those clips of him are from summer 2013 and that: “He was chubby and fighting a knee injury.” Coincidentally, 178kg was also Lu’s last Snatch in competition (at London 2012). Update: […]
Meanwhile in China … at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympics. Update 14.10.2014: Here is a 130kg Snatch by him. 17 year old Cheng Meng from China won the 56kg setting World Records throughout Snatch: 120, x128, 128kg (equals his own YWR) Clean & Jerk: 140, 155kg World Record, x160kg Total: 283kg So calm. So superior. (Disregard […]
Meanwhile in China … After we saw the men’s competition yesterday, here is a video of the Chinese women’s test event. Zhou Lulu Snatched 145kg and Clean & Jerked 189kg . It’s being reported that Dang Wei tied the 63kg Clean C&J World Record, which stands at 143kg. Note, she did do 144kg before. Update 26.09.2014: […]
Because it was awesome here is Lu Xiaojun’s 205kg Clean & Jerk from the 2011 Worlds in slow motion.