Training for the 2016 starts early… Shane Maier had a good Squaturday with some nice PRs. Front Squat 230kg x3 Squat 275kg x5 Clean 202kg x2 Thanks to Angie for sharing.
George Kobaladze, who is still waiting for his ticket to London, uploaded some nice clips of him. Watch them here or like them on his facebook page. Update: Check out his 200kg Power Clean + Front Squat + Jerk Complex 200kg Power Clean + Push Press. The good ol’ Clean + Front Squat + Jerk Complex […]
After posting Miika Antti-Roiko’s Front Squat video reader Nortah commented: You want to see finnish front squat power? Yes I do! And I thought you would too. Here is Jani Illikainen, Finland’ Strongest Man 4 time winner in the 2000s. with a 305kg Front Squat. 270kg x3
One of the heaviest Raw Front Squats on video Mikhail Koklyaev with 312.5kg. More Super Heavy Front Squats: Derek Kendall 362kg Front Squat (800lbs) Holger Kutroff 300kg Front Squat Chingiz Mogushkov 295kg Front Squat Dan Green 292.5kg Front Squat Igor Lukanin 285kg Paused Front Squat
Here are two clips of Russia’s potential 85kg candidate for the Olympics, Apti Aukhadov. Pretty nice numbers after his back injury from the 2012 Russian Championships. Update: Rotated Video 225kg Front Squat + Jerk 225kg Front Squat + Jerk 215kg Clean & Jerk
Meanwhile in Finland… 245kg Front Squat at 96.4kg bodyweight. Anybody know more about him? Is he competing? Thanks Michal for pointing out that this is Miika Antti-Roiko. I forgot that I already posted about him. See Miika Antti-Roiko 210kg Clean from Blocks.
Damon Kelly was hitting some personal bests this Saturday. I hope you did too. Some heavy front squats from my Saturday training session. Both 225kg (495lbs) and 230kg (506lbs) were PB’s for 5’s. These sets were after 200kg x 5 and 210kg x 5. Squat 265 kg x 5
Some lifts from Maxim Matveev (240kg RDL). 180 kg Snatch 250 kg Jerk and 210 kg Front Squat + Jerk
Dmitry Klokov with more paused lifts. Paused Front Squat + Paused Jerk with 225kg