Over on his youtube channel, Mikhail Koklyaev started a Weightlifting A-Z series. In part one he has some good upper and lower body stretches that help you move your rusty body into the right position during the lifts. More: Mobility 101 on ATG 1. Weighted Belt Squat on Boxes 2. Weighted Shoulder Stretch 3. Seated […]
The most useful Mobility Exercises with Video Explanations
For More check out All Things Gym's Mobility 101 Guide.
Here’s how to wake up Tian Tao for his training. This was the session he snatched 160kg and did the Snatch Upright Rows in. Update: Full Session of Lu’s and Tian’s Training Session.
Meanwhile in Russia … Olga Zubova demonstrates full shoulder range of motion. Осваиваем кольца? #klokovbazateam #weightlifting #rings #gymnastics A video posted by Зубова Ольга (@zubova.olga) on Aug 10, 2016 at 2:12pm PDT
From the ATG on Tour in Egypt Series … After he PR’d his block Snatch with 166kg in Part 4 and Clean and Jerked 190kg in Part 5 this was Mohamed Ehab’s after workout stretching routine on Wednesday Afternoon. More: Check out his Interview on ATG where he talks about the importance of stretching and what […]
From the 2015 Worlds Training Hall … Alexandr Zaichikov (105kg, Kazakhstan) Snatching 180kg during his last heavy training session before competing at worlds. He also clean & jerked up to 220kg and front squatted 250kg. Update 12.02.2016: Full Session!
What better way to stretch than doing it in the actual position you try to improve. Here is Yuliya Paratova doing a Front Rack Position stretch with the help of her coach. More: on ATG’s Mobility 101
The most awesome back stretch ever! Lin Qingfeng (69, China) having his back stretched with the help of his coach. Handstand to Back Stretch with style.
From the 2015 Junior World Championships … One of the many little WTF moments you have in the training hall is seeing how bendy the human body is supposed to be in healthy athletes. Here is Wang Jie (68kg, China) doing “Shoulder Dislocations”. More: Ways to progress and increase Shoulder Range of Motion.
From the 2015 Junior Worlds Training Hall … Sasha Nievas (58kg) and Joana Palacios (63kg) from Argentina doing Seated Good Mornings in a Pancake Stretch Position. Great exercise that combines strength with flexibility training. #pancakegoodmornings Note how the back stays perfectly flat at all times (for the ladies, not so much for the guys in the video […]