New on our Patreon: Shi Zhiyong’s first day at the 2019 worlds training hall. Available with and without commentary. Become a Patron here. Just having arrived the day before, this was 4 days out from him. Shi snatches up to 130kg then Power Snatches 140kg light High Pulls up to 90kg A nice little workout […]
Meanwhile in China … It’s time for the bi yearly state TV check-ins with the team. Press the CC button in the youtube player for subtitles. In the women’s team check-in below they mention that, because of the postponement of the olympics, they adjusted their training plans and now focus more on general physical preparedness […]
Meanwhile in China … The Chinese team held a test event and most showed up in peak shape (Tian Tao and Li Dayin didn’t compete)! Watch the full replay here. View this post on Instagram 170kg / 374lbs snatch at 75.4kg by @shi_zhi_yong !! A post shared by All Things Gym (@atginsta) on Mar 28, […]
This is the Chinese Power Weekend compilation video from last weekend’s competition in Switzerland. Featuring: Tian Tao, Shi Zhiyong & Co.! Last weekend I drove to Switzerland (podcast episode here) for a small competition that received bronze level status from the IWF. Enter the Challenge 210 in Tramelan. A floor level platform in a dimly […]
Too much power… Shi Zhiyong’s 190kg Pow Clean & Jerk from the 2019 Tokyo Olympics test event. View this post on Instagram Shi Zhiyong (73kg, @hookgripchn) with a 190kg/418lb pow clean and squat jerk! He’s the 2016 Olympic Champion as well as 2015 and 2018 World Champion and he has a very good chance of […]
These are the ATG Patreon Posters for July 2019: Shi Zhiyong’s 194kg Squat Jerk! ATG Patrons at the $10 level get access to the still photo. $20+ level patrons get access to the sequence, as well as still photo. They can download the high resolution digital files and print them big.
This is the still standing (as of June 2019) clean and jerk world record for the 73kg weight class. Shi Zhiyong squat jering 196kg at worlds 2018 in Turkmenistan. 164 Snatch World Record Edit (he pushed the snatch WR to 168 at asians).
ATG Patreons now have early access to Shi Zhiyong’s Chen Lijun’s and Li Dayin’s training session at the 2019 Asian Championships. Highlights: 230kg Paused Front Squat by Shi Zhiyong (at 73kg) 225kg Paused Front Squat by Yuan Chengfei (also 73kg) 180kg Power Clean & Jerk by Shi! Li Dayin snatching 150kg and pulling 250kg […]
Meanwhile in China … Here is a quick 5 minute check in with the Chinese team before Asian Championships next month. If you can help with the translations, leave a comment below. Snippet from Victor in the comments below: Deng Wei said: “I don’t have to break ALL the WRs again this time… I won’t […]