Meanwhile in the Ukraine … Yuri Chikida (85kg), whom we saw at the 2011 Ukrainian Nationals snatches 170kg for a double.
Meanwhile in the Ukraine … From the same gym that brought you the 200kg Snatch by Oleksiy Torokhtiy, here is his colleague Ihor Shymechko (+105kg) with a 210kg Snatch and a 215kg miss. Of course it is very likely that this is also from pre-London, but too bad he is not on the 2013 Europeans Start […]
Here is a video Artem Ivanov’s snatches from the 2013 Ukrainian Cup in Chernigov. He did not diet down for the meet and competed at 101.4kg. Far from a PR for Artem, but consider the circumstances. He told me that he only recently began his serious training (after injuring himself before London) and that he is “still weak”. Not […]
Meanwhile in the Ukraine … Here is Artem Udachyn, who did 200kg/243kg at 168kg bodyweight in the Ukrainian Cup this weekend, with a huge 270kg Jerk.
Meanwhile in the Ukraine … More clips from the same 2011 competition we saw Oleksiy Torokhtiy 240kg Clean & Jerk yesterday. Ihor Shymechko (Igor Šimečka) with a 205kg Snatch Age: 26 Height: 190cm Weight: 137kg In London he lifted 197 197 200 225 232 237 for a 429 total (6th place).
Meanwhile in the Ukraine … Artem Udachyn gets a 198kg Snatch. I also wonder what the other Artem is up to these days.
At the EPA European Championships of Powerlifting and Bench Press in Kiev, Ukraine, 26.04.2012, Shaloha Arkady totaled 742.5 kg, breaking Tony Conyers all-time raw (no knee wraps) world record of 714.5kgs by a whopping 28 kg. This is now the mark to beat at RUM 2013 for 75 kg competitors like Perryman, Nguyen, Conyers, and […]
After Artem Ivanov dropping out due to injury here comes more bad news from the Ukrainian team. Svitlana Cherniavska (+75 kg) and failed to recover after an injury she suffered a month before the Olympics. Artem Udachyn (+105 kg) suffered a knee injury during one of hist last training sessions. The only representative of Ukraine […]
Meanwhile in the Ukraine … Artem Ivanov set some unofficial world records in the 94kg class. A whopping 190kg Snatch + 230kg Clean & Jerk for a 420kg total. And this is how he made his opener at 220kg look like.