More Interviews from the Series: David Bedzhanyan Interview Adam Maligov Interview Khadzhimurat Akkaev Interview Vailiy Polovnikov Interview Tima Turieva Interview Oleg Chen Interview Today I am excited to share this interview with Aleksey Lovchev with you. As you know Aleksey (24) is the 2013 World Championships bronze medalist and 2014 European Champion in the +105 weight class. The interview […]
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More Interviews from the Series: David Bedzhanyan Interview Adam Maligov Interview Alexey Lovchev Interview Khadzhimurat Akkaev Interview Tima Turieva Interview Oleg Chen Interview This interview is brought to you by Alexey Goldbergs from WODloft.ru where you can find the original Russian version. Thanks to Alexey for translating it for ATG. Hope you enjoy it. Introduction: […]
The Weightlifting World Podcast interviewed Shane Hamman. They cover his upbringing on a farm, his powerlifting career and switch to weightlifting, as well as some anecdotes from his participations in the 2000 & 2004 Olympics. Listen below or download the mp3.
(Originally posted March 22, 2014. See Updates) Meanwhile in Russia … Still only 19 years old Artem Okulov gets a 190kg Hang Snatch! Update: I asked Artem about his weight. He was 88kg in the video! Update: Jump to the interview below. Just for reference: the 94kg Snatch World Record still stands at 188kg. Simply amazing. Also […]
Next in his “On Par” interview series Dmitry Klokov sits down with Ilya Ilyin. Check out Dmitry’s other “On Par” interviews here. Big thanks to Vadim, who has been working all day to translate this for us! Update: Both parts are translated now. I also made them available for your ereader. Preface from the Translator […]
Dmitry Klokov sat down for an interview with Zygmunt Smalcerz. If you can help with the translation / summing up interesting parts, it would be greatly appreciated by every ATG reader. Check out Dmitry’s other interviews here. Update: Thanks to Vadim Pakhutkin for translating. Zygmunt started as a gymnast. Then switched to weightlifting only as a […]
I am going to win Rio as a vegetarianBack in July (2013) Ilya Ilyin sat down for an interview. The interviewer is some kind of business coach, without a particular affiliation to weightlifting. But there are a couple of points you might find interesting… Thanks to Vadim for translating the interesting parts. Update: More in […]
The Weightlifting World Podcast interviewed German Super Heavyweight Almir Velagic. Give them a ‘Like’ on Facebook. Download: link to mp3 (right click + ‘save as’) Almir’s Stats: Height: 183cm Weight: around 140-145kg Career Bests: 192+235, 426kg, See his competition history here. Topics: Getting started in the sport German Weightlifting Bundesliga training legs, Almir likes high(er) rep work […]
Dmitry Klokov filmed an episode of “Body Time”with Russian bodybuilder Andrey Skoromnyy. Here is a summary of the points they mentioned. Thanks to Juri for the translation effort. If you find more interesting points, let me know in the comments. Update: Here is another Body Time Episode with Dmitry. Klokov says Akkaev only Overhead Presses 120kg […]