Meanwhile in China… Shen Guowei (15 y/o, 62kg, China) squats 200kg for a double. He’s not appeared on the international scene yet but perhaps we’ll see him compete at the youth world championships in October.
Meanwhile at the 2016 Junior World Weightlifting Championships Training Hall … Update: Here is the complete Team China Session from that day. 18 year Meng Cheng (usually 56kg, but will lift at 62kg at Junior Worlds, China) Clean and Jerked up to 150kg in the training After 24 hours of travel from China to Tbilisi he was […]
Meanwhile at the Chinese Nationals… Tian Tao (85kg) clean and jerked 220kg for a 395kg total which is 2kg & 1kg over the current world records respectively. He also attempted 181kg in the snatch for a new Chinese record.
Meanwhile at the 2016 Chinese National Championships… Lu Xiaojun (77kg) breaks his own 380kg total world record set at the 2013 world championships by 1kg. He snatched 174kg, with a third attempt to spare, and clean and jerked 207kg.
Meanwhile in China … Maybe one of the most exciting weightlifting competitions this year is currently going on in China. It’s time for Chinese nationals. Results Here is a google doc with the result thanks to wlift84 Chinese Records 105kg Recording YANG Zhe 195/210/405 WU Changesheng 171/221/392 94kg Recording Liu Hao 171/212/383 Tian Ye 177/205/382 […]
Meanwhile in Houston… Chen Lijun (62kg) from China broke two world records, one in the Clean & Jerk and one in the Total. He went 150kg in the Snatch, failing his 152kg third attempt by slipping on the platform. Followed by 183kg in the Clean & Jerk for a 333kg Total. Earlier this year at the […]
Here is a training session from Ding Jianjun (62kg, China) in the 2015 Asian Championships Training Hall. This was a couple of days after he competed.
A while ago in China … Long Qingquan snatched 133kg + clean and jerked 169kg at 56kg (above Senior World Record at the time), as a junior! Happened at the 2009 National Games. More about Long in this post from the 2015 Chinese Winter Training Camp.
Saw this photo of Chen Yibing on the Gymnastic Bodies FB Page. Olympic Champion Chen Yibing is doing one of his twice weekly THIRTY minute wall handstands The reason I post this is because I remembered that I posted a video about Chinese Gymnastics training a while ago. And 30 minutes is actually not quite right. […]