Shi Zhiyong (China, 72.40kg) with an opening lift of a power clean and jerk of 183kg at the 2016 Asian Championships! The entire audience gasped when they saw how high he caught the weight.
Here is Part 2 of the ATG on Tour in Egypt series. Here is what went down in the Monday afternoon training: 00:36 Warm Up 04:06 Mohamed Warming up for Block Snatches 10:29 Mohamed 140kg x2 Snatches 12:00 Starting Power Clean Warm Up 14:34 Mohamed 150kg x2 Power Cleans 15:44 Starting Squat Warm Up 18:11 […]
From the 2015 Worlds Training Hall. Here is Mohamed Ehab’s Power Snatch & Power Clean workout. Mohamed went up to 160kg, after he did 150kg with 2 Jerks. Mixed in are some clips of clips of the team Egypt. For example Mohammed Ehssan, who as you might remember looked solid in training (195+240) but got […]
One of the “whoa!” moments from the 2015 President’s Cup … Just as she did at Asian Championships Wang Zhouyu (75kg) Power Cleaned her first and second Clean & Jerk attempts. More: Watch Ilya Ilyin’s 246kg Clean & Jerk World Record.
From the 2015 European Juniors training hall … 19 year old Dadas Dadashbeyli Power Clean & Jerking 190kg. All at around 97kg (later this week he weighed in at 97.15kg).
Meanwhile in Egypt… Update 06.09.2015: 115kg Press added! Mohamed Ehab has uploaded his first videos to his instagram account! Going by his past videos of squats this might be new territory and a new PR for him. Press 115kg? A video posted by ehab_2016 (@mohamed_ehab_youssef) on Sep 6, 2015 at 12:09pm PDT Power clean and power […]
Meanwhile in Iran … Saeid Mohammadpourkarkaragh (94kg) Snatches 180kg. In August he competed in the Iranian league and went 175 + 210 at 94kg. Unlike the other big names, he will not compete at the Asian games. His last international meet was the 94kg at London 2012, where he went 183 + 219. Recently commenter Amin said […]
Meanwhile in Iran … Kianoush Rostami (85kg) Power Clean & Jerks 190kg. I guess when you can do 220kg Clean & Jerks, 190kg feels like a PVC pipe. Two weeks ago, in the first meet of the Iranian League, he went 175 + 205 (missing 215). Behdad Salimi did a rather easy 210 + 254, Rasoul […]
Meanwhile in Iran … Looks like Iran has lifted the ban on Facebook & Instagram? Good for us, because we get to see Behdad Salimi doing a Complex with 225kg. Deadlift + Power Clean + 2x Jerks How crazy is re-racking 225kg to do another Jerk? Anyway, I think that’s the heaviest barbell complex online. Also check […]