Blast from the Past … Here is one from the London 2012 Olympics. Just days before the +75kg session, Tatiana Kashirina snatched an easy 140kg. 140kg was in the 90% range for her I guess. Later in the competition she opened with 144kg and later set the current World Record with 151kg. Also watch her 190kg Clean & […]
First off, thanks to everyone who joined the rewatch of the 94kg. It was fun with you guys! Afterwards we found an awesome Hookgrip photo of Andrey Demanov’s celebration jump. It is predestined to be remixed! Make one yourself! Submit your entries to imgur and post it to the comments 🙂 Original: From Reader Bona: Also from […]
Adam Storey uploaded a side view of Ruslan Albegov’s lifts from London 2012. 198kg, 204kg, 208kg via NorthSport Olympic Weightlifting on Facebook
Quick video of Behdad Salimi in the London 2012 warm up area. 185kg Snatch must have been one of his last warm up lifts (he opened with 201kg).
Earlier today North Sports Olympic Weightlifting posted screenshots of Lu Xiaojun’s back while he did some Snatch High Pulls in the London 2012 Training Hall. The direct translation is “Fast Pull”. Read more about it here. Now, here is the video.
Mohamed Eldib set a new World Record in the Men’s 100kg at the London 2012 Paralympic Powerlifting. The 33-year-old lifted 249kg, but could have still been beaten by defending champion Qi Dong who got 242kg on his second. However he failed failed on his final attempt with 250kg. Here is the 249kg Bench Press World Record. […]
Another World Record went down in the London 2012 Paralympics Powerlifting. This time Liu Lei of China (67.5kg category) bench pressed 226kg. Up 1.5kg from his last world record.
Just stumbled across a Dmitry Klokov interview that was published on 27. August 2012. Not much information about the injury itself, but it gives some insights into how he experienced the whole situation and what goes on in an athletes head after such an event. Below is the shaky Google translated version. You can get the basic […]
Yakubu Adesokan’s set a new World Record in the 48kg category with a 180kg Bench Press. Here is the recording of the session.