From the IWF “World Cup” in Tianjin, China…. Kuo Hsing-Chun (lifting at 60.13kg here) clean and jerking 141kg! Only 1kg under her old 58kg world record from 2017. Watch our Kuo Series here. View this post on Instagram @kuohsingchun_official (60.13kg, @hkgrptaipei) clean and jerking 141kg/310lb at the 2019 Tianjin World Cup! This is 1kg above […]
Meanwhile in China … Deng Wei (64kg) equals Svetlana Tsarukaeva’s snatch world record (117kg at 63kg, 2011 worlds)!
Watch Mohamed Ehab’s 0 to 173kg snatch world record warm up! Time Stamps: 08:34 Heaviest Warm Up Snatch (160kg) 12:36 Lu Xiaojun 172kg Snatch 13:13 173kg Snatch World Record 13:59 Lu vs Mohamed Comparison 0-173kg ATG Patrons had early access and get extra content. View this post on Instagram 0-173kg World Record! ATG […]
Here’s a Patreon exclusive for you all to enjoy—Kate Nye (who btw is also an ATG patron!) training in preparation for her competition in Argentina this week! This is from Dr. Boffa’s visit earlier last week, and in addition to the training he give a little bit of commentary for some context. Enjoy! And check […]
ATG Patrons can now watch Rim Jong Sim’s heavy training sessions before worlds 2019. The 2x Olympic champion works up to 120kg snatches and 150kg clean & jerks! Guest appearances: Rim’s sister Rim Un Sim (64kg) 105kg snatch Choe Hyo Sim (59kg Snatch WR holder w/ 107kg) 100kg snatch + 130kg cnj! Become a Patron […]
ATG Patrons can now watch Kuo’s heavy clean & jerk session from our visit to Taiwan. View this post on Instagram RIP Collar Bones! @kuohsingchun_official (59kg 🇹🇼 ) with a 120kg / 264lbs 2 PLUS 2 clean & jerk! Watch this lift and her ENTIRE training session now on ATG’s Patreon! Also check out ATG’s […]
Here is episode 2 of our documentary about Kuo Hsing-Chun! Episode 2 of our series on Kuo looks at her accessory training, the reasoning behind it, how she chose weightlifting—or how it chose HER—and more. Check it out and let us know what you think! Watch Episode 1 here if you haven’t already.
Meanwhile in Belarus … It’s time for yet another Olympic qualification (read the ATG guide here) event. Enter the Alexander Cup Belarus. Named after the Alexandr Kurlovich. Start List (includes Lasha! and some of team China) Live Stream via Weightlifting Belarus’ YouTube Channel
This is the Chinese Power Weekend compilation video from last weekend’s competition in Switzerland. Featuring: Tian Tao, Shi Zhiyong & Co.! Last weekend I drove to Switzerland (podcast episode here) for a small competition that received bronze level status from the IWF. Enter the Challenge 210 in Tramelan. A floor level platform in a dimly […]