Here is a morning session with Mart Seim. Mart isn’t exactly a morning person and usually trains in the afternoon. But with the tight training hall schedule at worlds you can’t be picky. In this session Mart hit some morning PRs. The whole session took only about 50 minutes. Mart is always super efficient with […]
Here is a training session with 18 year old junior world champ Yeison Lopez (77kg). Filmed in the 2017 Junior Worlds Training Hall, 2 days before Yeison competed. He is joined by 18 year old Jhonatan Rivas (85kg), who 3 days later ended up doing 155+191 for 5th place. More: Watch Yeison’s Full Warm Up Session […]
Here is Mart Seim with an assistance exercise session in the 2017 Europeans training hall. Just a light session, four days before competing (246kg Clean & Jerk!). 110kg Muscle Snatch 130kg x3 Strict Press (Watch him do 140kg x9 here) 180kg Snatch Pull 70kg Barbell Curls with reverse grip Wrist Curls More: Watch his 400kg Squat […]
After Rebeka Koha’s Last heavy Session before competing, here is 18 year old Ritvars Suharevs getting his last heavier session in after arriving in Split. This was filmed the same day as Rebeka’s heavy session, but in the afternoon. Ritvars’ Workout: Snatch up to 150kg Clean and Jerk up to 170kg Snatch Pulls 150kg Back Squats […]
Meanwhile in Germany … I am currently staying at Max Lang’s place for another Bundesliga competition this weekend. This one is the qualifier meet for Europeans. Yesterday after arriving at the training center I filmed a couple of snatch Pulls at the end of Max’s training.
From the 2016 Asian Championships Training Hall … Kuo Hsing-Chun (58kg, Taiwan) with some snatch pulls. More: Kuo Squatting.
19 year old Asian Champion Zhang Wangli (66.25kg, China??) doing Fast Pulls / Snatch High Pulls / ?Panda Pulls in the 2016 Asian Championships Training Hall. More: Watch her 150kg Clean & Jerk at 65kg.
“Zug Eng!” That’s not a Rammstein song, but German for Clean Pull (lit. translation “Pull Narrow”). In this video Max Lang goes over the first phase (“First Pull” – the pull to hips). Second Pull is the high pull to belly button / chest. He’ll cover that in his Snatch Pull video. Max emphasises: being able […]
Here is Max Lang’s (77kg, Germany) first training session after arriving in Houston. Workout: Snatch, Snatch Pulls, Squats (some Pause Squats too). Also note the German engineering at work: duct tape around the sharp Eleiko knurling to extend the lifespan of his nike tights. Video of his last heavy training session before competition follows next week. Also follow Max […]