This is why Misha is the most well rounded strength athletes of our time. After 2 years of not training the Olympic lifts (in the video he says that he last snatched in April and got 175kg and had not snatched since) Mikhail Koklyaev busts out a 192.5kg Snatch! Afterwards he says: This movement just cant […]
Strongman Sundays in Russian forests … When he is not deadlifting 362.5kg x9 , you can find Mikhail Koklyaev in the forests of Chelyabinsk, collecting rocks and doing long Farmers Walks. 110kg for 100m. BTW, recently on his vk he asked for kegs so he can train properly for the WSM Keg Toss. Maybe one […]
After his 312.5kg x9 Squat, here is another Misha update. 362.5kg (797.5 lbs) Deadlift for 9 reps
Meanwhile in Russia … Mikhail Koklyaev maxes out his Squat with 312.5kg (687,5 lbs) x9! That’s also a weight he has Front Squatted.
Remember the 100kg Barbell Sit Up Misha did a while ago? Now he did another one with 120kg! don’t need to do 3 reps, one is enough
Here is a recap of the Battle of Champions – Archangel 2012 competition. Watch Misha, Kirill & co. do what they do best. They edited the event down nicely, added athlete profiles and even translated it for us non-Russian speaking people. Raw Powerlifting at its finest. Well done Russia. (If the video is blocked in your […]
Meanwhile in Russia … Misha hits a new Log Press PR. 210kg 2 weeks before the Arnold Strongman Classic. Side View. Note that the player has the option to rotate the video.
Meanwhile in Russia … Mikhail Koklyaev practices some Stone Loading. 215kg Stone x3
Once again many thanks to reader Soiren. Just like he did with the Klokov & Akkaev in Camp Chekhov, the Checking in with Akkaev or the Russian’s Way to the Olympics videos, he took the time to translate some of this 60 minute Mikhail Koklyaev interview (video below). It is great to have people like […]