Meanwhile in the US … Vasiliy Polovnikov squatted 340kg! I still remember his training session I filmed at Moorestown crossfit. Where after he finished snatching up to 180kg he opened squats at 300kg! Then tried 340kg… but missed and finished with 320 x2. Glad he got it now. Yes I did it !!! My PR […]
Visited Vasiliy Polovnikov today at Moorestown Weightlifting Club in New Jersey. He went up to 180kg in the Snatch. Then started squats at 300kg and went up to 320kg x2.
Meanwhile in Russia … Vasiliy Polovnikov bests his old Squat PR. Last year he did 320kg for his heaviest single on video. Today he uploaded 320kg x2! Read his Interview on ATG. Update 05.05.2015: Vasiliy squats 320kg x3! Сегодня неплохо поприседали , в этот раз 320кг покорились на 3 раза , потихоньку ростем , today […]
We have seem Vasiliy Polovnikov Snatch 200kg on multiple occasions, but here is on from 2011 where he was “about 101kg” bodyweight. Post by Vasily Polovnikov.
The IWF produced a documentary called “Lift the World”. It’s a 50 minute movie about weightlifting produced for the promotion of the sport. It will premier November 7th in Almaty and afterwards will be given to TV channels for free. Update 01.04.2015: Here is the full movie.
Vasiliy Polovnikov sat down to interview Nadezda Evstyukhina. Thanks to “mindblowned” for the translation so far. Nadezhda’s Best Lifts Snatch – 140 from blocks Clean and Jerk – 170 (injured herself in this training session afterwards) Back Squat – 210×3 Front Squat – 180-190 Bench Press – 110 Translation + Summary of Part 1 Note […]
Continuing in his Interview series, Vasiliy Polovnikov sat down with Ruslan Albegov. The Translation + Summary was kindly provided by reader “mindblowned” Translation Vasiliy: How did you start lifting? Ruslan: When I was 11-12 my brother brought me with him. He became Master of sports and won the Russian championship under 18. When I was […]
Yes! I was waiting for this one… Vasiliy Polovnikov interviewed Chingiz Mogushkov. Thanks to Sergiy and “mindblowned” for the translation. PS: The “Chingiz Leaning on Things Shirts” is back in stock. Quick Facts: He was 127 kg when he started training. “In 8 months I already was 151 kg. I was 14-15 years old.” Bodyweight PR […]
Meanwhile in the US at Catalyst Athletics … After his 300kg x3 the other day, Vasiliy Polovnikov gets a 330kg Deadlift. Oh, and he also banged out another 190kg Snatch while he was at catalyst athletics. You know… the usual. Update: He also squatted 270kg x5 while he was there. Here is the video of him working […]