Meanwhile in Taiwan … Kuo Hsing Chun (58kg) Clean and Jerking 141kg with a 15 second hold overhead! This quals the current world record by Qiu Hongmei set in 2007. Translation from commenter Yu-Cheng Liang: “The coach said: Hold it until you can not hold it!!” More: Watch her squat 175kg Clean & Jerk 138kg in the Houston Worlds Training […]
The 2016 Asian Weightlifting Championships are upon us. When: 24-30 April Where: Tashkent, Uzbekistan Useful Links: Start List (PDF) Results Recordings Doping News 24.05.2016: Two lifters have tested positive for stanozolol, Sergei Dolgalev (+105kg, Kyrgyztan) & Rustam Khil Esmatullah (77kg, Afghanistan) (via iwf: 1, 2). Recordings W48kg A W53kg A W58kg A W63kg A W69kg A […]
Meanwhile in Taipei … Kuo Hsing-Chun (58kg) plays around with Squat Jerks. 125kg!
2016 asian (and 2013 world) champion Kuo Hsing-Chun Back Squats in the Asian Championships training hall. In competition she did 103+135 (videos below)! Back in 2013 when she became world champion as a junior (?) she even snatched 108kg (and cnj 133)! Some time after that she injured herself in training missing a 140kg clean (second video […]
Here are the best snatches from the 58kg session at Asian Championships. Zhou Jun (CHN): 95 100 103 bw: 57.4 Hsing-Chun Kuo @chun_hsing_kuo (TPE): 97 100 103 bw: 58.0 Li Ping (CHN): 95 100x 100 bw: 56.7
Here is 2013 world champion, Kuo Hsing-Chun (58kg) Clean & Jerking up to 138kg in the 2015 Worlds Training Hall. World record in this weightclass is 141kg… In competition she missed 133kg twice before making it on her third attempt, which still earned her a bronze medal. Just had a an off day that day. More: Kuo Front […]
Meanwhile in Taiwan … 2013 World Champion Kuo Hsing-Chun (58kg) Squats 175kg. Tuesday afternoon training calls for 20 sets, mostly triples, going up to couple of singles at 90%. Percentages are sort of ‘just a suggestion’ – you feel alright, you can go heavier. Kuo Hsing-Chun, world champion, 175kg in training with Coach Lin behind…just […]