Meanwhile in Iran … 29 year old Saeid Alihosseini is back lifting big weights. While at a training camp with the national team he snatched 210kg and clean and jerked 250kg. After originally being banned for life for failing two doping test, his penalty was changed to a 12 year suspension. And it seems his […]
Here is a training session with Max Lang (77kg, Germany). This was filmed one day out from competition at 2017 Europeans! Max works up to: 140kg Snatch Singles 100kg Muscle Snatch and Squats 200kg for a double More: Max’s Europeans Qualifier Competition with PR Max Snatching 156kg (PR) at Europeans 2017 Max Training before Worlds […]
Meanwhile in the US … Jessica Lucero (58kg) hits a 170kg back squat PR! She holds all national records with 93kg, 115kg, 208kg. 170kg back squat PR ✅ #catalystathletics #olympicweightlifting #mykneesarefine #TeamUSA A post shared by Jessica Lucero (@jessicalucero9) on Oct 11, 2017 at 12:59pm PDT
Dmitry Berestov (105 Olympic Gold Medalist 2004) with a 202.5kg Snatch from his archives. His best is 205kg. He said to have done it three times in 2007 but doesn’t have any videos of it. More: Watch his 200kg Thruster at Klokov Power Weekend 2016! Мой лучший результат в рывке кл. 205 кг., на тренировках […]
Meanwhile in Egypt … Mohamed Ehab’s preparation is on track for worlds 2017! He sent me these clips from this weeks training. 165kg Snatch (which ties his competition PR from Rio 2016) plus a 200kg Clean and Jerk! More: ATG on Tour visiting Mohamed Ehab in Egypt. The ATG Mohamed Ehab Interview Mohamed’s Post Workout […]
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 […]
Meanwhile in Turkmenistan at Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games… Olympic Champion Sohrab Moradi (94kg, Iran) snatches 185kg and clean & jerks 228kg for a new World Record Total! This surpasses Kakhi Kakhiashvili’s total WR from 1999. More: Sohrab snatching 200kg in Training.
Meanwhile in the US … 17 year old Harrison Maurus (77kg) hits a 150kg snatch! More: Watch his 192kg Youth Clean & Jerk World Record. 150kg!!! Did this after waves of triples and doubles first! @teamalphasc @eleikosport @earthfedmuscle @usa_weightlifting #alphastrength #Weightlifting #snatch #youthlifter #finally A post shared by Harrison Maurus Y17, -77 (@harrison_maurus) on Sep […]
Meanwhile in Ukraine … 23 year old Oleksandr Pielieshenko (85kg) Snatches 182kg for a new Ukrainian record! A post shared by Aleksey TOROKHTIY (@torokhtiy) on Sep 22, 2017 at 8:19am PDT Update: Aleksey Torokhtiy made a highlights video.