Meanwhile in Belgium … Dmitry Klokov gets a 245kg Jerk. I think the last time we saw this weight from him was during his London Olympics preparation when he did the “Klokov Complex”. Remember those days, when training footage from him was so rare? Update: Here is Dmitry’s longer video.
Previously in the 2014 Worlds Training Hall … 48kg World Champion Tan Yayun (China) doing Jerk Dips two days out from competition. In the video you see her working up to 150kg. She was not the only Chinese athlete who did them in this particular style with slow and controlled reps first and then finishing off with […]
Meanwhile in Egypt … Mohamed Ehab (69kg) sets a new Jerk PR with 193kg. Update 05.03.2014: 195kg! Post by Mohamed Ehab Olympic Lifter. Post by Mohamed Ehab Olympic Lifter. And he also Front Squats + Jerks 185 for good measure. Post by Mohamed Ehab Olympic Lifter.
Meanwhile in Russia … Quick check in with Vyacheslav Yarkin. Now 17 year old and at 72kg bodyweight, he Snatches 145kg and Jerks 193kg from the rack. Update 02.02.2015: He snatched 150kg! Timeline: 140kg Snatch + 170kg Clean off Blocks at 16 115kg Snatch + 140kg C&J at 15, 63kg 193kg Jerk from Rack at […]
Meanwhile in the US … Jenny Lyvette Arthur (75kg) hits some PRs. A 140kg Clean and a 140kg Jerk from blocks. More: Watch her 110kg Snatch off Blocks here.
Meanwhile in Russia … Quick update from Apti Aukhadov (85kg). Here he Squat Jerks 223kg from the Rack. Far from a PR for him (225kg Front Squat + Split Jerk), but nice to see that he is back to heavy weights. He along with Oleg Chen can skip Russian national this months (because they come back from […]
Meanwhile in Russia … Adam Maligov (85kg, here around 90kg) Jerks 230kg from the Rack! More from Adam: Read his Interview on ATG Watch his 190kg Snatch off Blocks and his 215kg Clean & Jerk https://allthingsgym.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/adam-maligov-230-jerk.mp4
Meanwhile in Russia … Here is a wrap up of all the things Olga Zubova (75kg) did today. We start with a 165kg Deficit Clean. Update: Read Olga’s Interview on ATG. She also worked up to 150kg Jerks from Blocks
Meanwhile in Kazakhstan … Here is a highlight from Ilya’s journey back to the top: 230kg Jerk from the Rack! The other day, after his Front Squats (240kg x2 at 11:00 here) Ilya said: As you can see, I squatted 240 for a double, felt pretty good. In three months I’m going to jerk that. [puts […]