Blast from the past … Here is on from the 2006 Worlds training hall. Hossein Rezazadeh with what looks to be a 180kg Power Snatch (if the thin black plate is 15kg). Probably not the heaviest Power Snatch ever from him, but certainly the heaviest on ATG so far.
Update: Here is a video of a 325kg squat by Behdad Salimi. Behdad Salimmi is doing a squat with 250kg And Hossein Rezazadeh is greasing his shoulders. Thanks to everyone who submitted these.
While we’re waiting for the London Olympics to begin Frank Rothwell is busy uploading the 2000 Olympics weightlifting events. Starting with the +105kg snatch. The existing snatch world record was broken 3 times. First by Ashot Danielyan (207.5 kg, he later tested positive for steroids), Ronny Weller (210kg) and Hossein Rezazadeh (212.5kg). 7 people snatching 200kg or more. […]
Frank Rothwell uploaded the 1999 World Weightlifting Championships +105 kg 21 year old Hossein Rezazadeh with a 206kg World Record Snatch.Also: Gennadiy Krasilnikov has huge quads. Athlete BW Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Andrey Chemerkin 181.72 195.0 200.0 202.5 245.0 257.5 257.5 457.5 Jaber Saeed Salem 118.86 190.0 200.0 205.0 240.0 250.0 250.0 455.0 Hossein Rezazadeh […]
Here is a video of the 2002 Russian Grand Prix. Among the lifters are Marcin Dołęga, Ronny Weller, Hossein Rezazadeh, Andrei Chemerkin and others. Lifter Snatch Clean & Jerk Andrei Chemerkin 185 kg, 195kg, x200kg (lost his grip, thought his thumb ripped off) x235 (28:45– look at his catch and “rack” position. Inflexible? Weight of […]
Meanwhile here is a look back at the 2002 World Weightlifting Championships Snatch – Hossein Rezazadeh wins it with 210kgClean and Jerk with Hossein Rezazadeh’s 263 kg World Record (at 40 min)
This deserves an extra post. It’s also from the 2000 Sydney Olympics Training Hall Clips. Among other great lifts you will see Hossein Rezezadeh Power Clean 220kg (at 4:50).
Here is a training hall video from the 2000 Olympics in Sydney. See snapshots of Pyrros Dimas‘ snatch sequence at 2000 Sydney Olympic training hall, 1 week out from competition. highest snatch was 182.5 or 183kg. Christos Spyrou and Pyrros Dimas snatching in their last heavy workout before the 2000 Olympics, 85 kilo class Pyrros Dimas […]