First, a thank you to all ATG patrons who already signed up and pledged to support ATG! Here are this month’s ATG Patreon reward posters. ATG Patrons have access to the high resolution files which they can print in big. For all $10+ Patrons: The Chinese Dream Team – Lu Xiaojun, Tian Tao and Coach […]
From the 2017 Chinese National Games … 23 year old Tian Tao (85kg 🇨🇳) Cleaning 223kg (3kg above world record)! After a 205kg Power Jerk (gold medal), he gave 222kg and 223kg a shot to beat his own national record (221kg). More: Watch his 230kg Clean in Training. A post shared by All Things Gym […]
It’s time for what is likely going to be the best weightlifting competition of the year. The 2017 Chinese National Games in Tianjin. Being held once every four years, it is the most important national level sports event in China – their national Olympics. The Chinese team prepared all year for this. We’ll see their […]
Just found some leftovers in the ATG vault. Tian Tao and Zhong Guoshun with some assistance exercises. Back Extension Holds Banded Leg Extensions Banded Leg Curls
Meanwhile in at the 2017 Chinese Nationals … Tian Tao showed that he is in top clean and jerk shape! 221kg Clean & Jerk (unofficial world record weight!) after taking 190 and 206, to surpass Kianoush Rostami’s official 220kg world record. He snatched 155 and 164, skipping his third attempt. Full Recording is on the […]
Meanwhile in China … Guessing this is pre Rio? Tian Tao Squats 300kg x2 and Clean & Jerks 225kg. Watch his 230kg Clean here. A post shared by Ma Strength (@mastrength) on Apr 5, 2017 at 11:58pm PDT More: Tian Tao and Lu Xiaojun training session.
Meanwhile in China … Time for the winter training camp update of the Chinese men’s team. They are training in the Wuzhishan camp in the Hainan province. Yu Jie along with his boys Lu Xiaojun, Liao Hui, Tian Tao and co. are preparing for the Chinese nationals games. Update: Lu Xiaojun Video, needs translation translation […]
From the 2014 Worlds Training Hall … Tian Tao (85kg) Front Squatting 245kg for a double! More: Team China Training Video.
Finally we can put that rumor into the facts drawer … Here is Tian Tao Cleaning 230kg and missing the Squat Jerk from his Rio prep! Yes it’s potato quality, but you can clearly see two blue, two yellow, three greens plus a white plate on the bar. 230kg! More: Tian Tao Cleaning 215kg in […]