Meanwhile in China … Here is a CNTV news piece about the Chines weightlifting team in one of their winter training camps. It is from the 26th December 2012… so it is still fairly recent. As always, it would be greatly appreciated if you (or somebody you know) could translate what Lu Xiaojun and his yoked colleagues […]
Because it was awesome here is Lu Xiaojun’s 205kg Clean & Jerk from the 2011 Worlds in slow motion.
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.
Here is Lu Xiaojun with some snatch high pulls from the from the 2011 Worlds training hall. I think we should all put together some money and have camera drones hover around Lu 24/7. (gif) More: Lu Xiaojun with a 150kg Snatch double with slow motion bar path. via NorthSport Olympic Weightlifting (Give them a LIKE!)
Thanks to the heroic effort of reader Edwin we get to see a video of Lu Xiaojun’s 175kg Snatch World Record. Also available as slow-mo-ish gif (15mb warning). Update: Here is his Lu’s 176kg Snatch World Record from the 2013 Worlds. 204kg Clean & Jerk + Celebration video, Also available as gif. 204kg Clean & Jerk + Celebration […]
Subscribe to the Weightlifting34 YouTube channel. This guy uploads a lot of the weightlifting news videos from CCTV/ CNTV. Check out this one of Lu Xiaojun with some snatchpulls and the so familiar side bends (at 3:20) Or this clip of the team getting ready for London.
So by now you’ve probably seen the photos of Lu Xiaojun’s Weibo (Chinese Twitter clone) floating around on various forums (thanks to everybody who submitted these). At first I didn’t post about them because I wanted to know more about their background to understand what’s going on. Thanks to peteryji from the bb.com forum who shed some […]
Here is a fresh clip of Lu Xiaojun in the 2011 WWC training hall. 150kg Snatch x2 with perfect form at U77kg. Update: Slow motion Bar path analysis video (gif)
Here’s a little documentary about Zhang Guozheng’s Life Story. And in the second video Zhang Dan takes you into the Chinese Weightlifting training hall.