Here is an edit of 24 year old Adam Maligov (94kg, Russia) becoming 2017 European champion. Adam is coached by Aslambek Ediev. Read the Adam Maligov Interview on ATG. Attempts
2015 world champion Artem Okulov (85kg) uploaded a 180kg Hang Snatch from his 2015 preparation. More: Watch his 190kg Hang Snatch (and 180kg Double) He also did a 180kg Snatch + Hang Snatch before. Архив . 2015 год . 180 kg A post shared by Artem (@okulllov) on May 19, 2017 at 1:07am PDT
Meanwhile at Europeans 2017 … Here is Adam Maligov (94kg, Russia) snatching 180kg on his way to win his first European championships. More: Adam Maligov Interview on ATG
Meanwhile at Europeans 2017 … 22 year old Artem Okulov (85kg) clean & jerked 198, 203, and 212kg! More: Team Russia training at Worlds 2015.
Meanwhile in Russia … Get ready for this blockbuster! Here is the trailer for the russian movie “Тяжеловес” (“Heavyweight”), starring Aleksey Lovchev. It airs 16.03.2017 at 16:30 on МатчТВ (MatchTV). Full Movie: Trailer: Synopsis from Sergiy (Spoilers!): Comment from discussion Movie 'Heavyweight'.
Meanwhile in Russia … It’s time for the 2017 edition of the Russian Cup. This one is being held in Zelenodolsk, in the Republic of Tatarstan. Many of their top lifters are going to compete in this. Useful Links When: 7-12th February Live Stream Start List Men / Women Results Men / Results Women Recordings Next Sessions […]
From the 2015 Worlds … Here are Tatiana Kashirina’s 143kg, 148kg Snatches (and 152kg miss) at 108.19kg. More: Interview with Tatiana.
Meanwhile in Russia … After electing a new president (Maxim Agapitov) last month, today the Russian weightlifting executive committee appointed their new head coaches. The men’s team will be lead by 1988 Olympic champion (100kg) Pavel Kuznetsov. On the women’s side we have 1976 Olympic champion (60kg) Nikolai Kolesnikov, who previously was the head coach […]
From the 2015 Worlds … Apti Aukhadov’s 212kg Clean & Jerk for bronze in C&J and Total. Same weight he made at the 2016 Russian nationals. More: Apti Snatching in Training.