Here is a tribute to one of my favorite lifters on the Russian team – Chingiz Mogushkov. Hope he recovers quickly from his little hip injury and we’ll see him in top form at the President’s Cup in November (21-23.11). Update: Check out Chingiz Leans on (even more) Things. Update #2: The “Chingiz Leans” Shirt arrived. […]
Chingiz Mogushkov 340kg x2 Squat
Meanwhile in Russia … 1.7x Bodyweight Squat… Nothing special really you might say. Except when it’s from Chingiz Mogushkov and therefore 340kg x2. Update: Check out his 350kg x3 Squat Also check out his 295kg Front Squat.
Chingiz Mogushkov 295kg Front Squat
Meanwhile in Russia … Chingiz Mogushkov gets a 295kg (650 lbs) Front Squat. Oh, and as you already knew he has some serious pressing power. More Super Heavy Front Squats: Derek Kendall 373kg Front Squat Derek Kendall 362kg Front Squat (800lbs) Jezza Uepa 350kg Front Squat Mikhail Koklyaev 312.5kg Front Squat Holger Kutroff 300kg Front Squat […]
Chingiz Mogushkov 180kg Clean Complex
The big boy Chingiz Mogushkov busts out a nice little complex with 180kg, which is not quite bodyweight for him. Clean Hang Clean Front Squat x2 Push Press Jerk BTW in another video from today he said that his best Push Press is 245kg (240kg with clean)! Translation from Vadim: KLOKOV: How can a person who weighs […]
Chingiz Mogushkov 320kg Squat Triple
When he’s not playing backgammon Chingiz Mogushkov squats 320kg x3. See his 200kg +245kg from the 2013 Russian Championships here.
Russian Lifters getting ready for London 2012
With the 2012 London Olympics approaching here is a short video of the Russian weightlifters in the training hall. Because the Russians don’t want you to watch this clip if you are outside of Russia, you need to use a Russian proxy. Use hideme.ru and paste this link http://news.sportbox.ru/Vidy_sporta/hard_attletics/spbvideo_NI288949_Velikolepnaya-desyatka-gotovitsya-pokoriti-London into it. Features lifters like David Bejanyan, Chingiz Mogushkov and others.