Here is something epic from the weightlifting history books. Halil Mutlu at the 1994 World Weightlifting Championships setting World Records. 130kg Snatch @ 53.7kg body weight. 5kg more than the previous WR! 160kg Clean and Jerk World Record
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Hang Snatch High Pull with rebend
Here is a nice analysis of different bar paths and their causes.
Pyrros Dimas training power snatch, clean and front squat This is from the IronMind 1993 World Weightlifting Champs Training Hall: Heavy Metal In Melbourne. 170 kg Power Clean & Jerk 200kg front squats like it’s nothing Longer longer video from the training session
As I mentioned recently I got myself the Unbelievable Bulgarians Training Hall DVD. Fascinating watch if you are into Olympic weightlifting. It shows a glimpse into their world one week prior to leaving for the 1998 World Weightlifting Championships. You’ve probably read a lot about the Bulgarian System already, but actually seeing these balls out lifts is […]
Back in 2010 Anders Lindsjö taught a Weightlifting Workshop at the Eleiko HQ. Below are some snippets from the CrossFit Journal clips from that workshop. Here are his Warm-Up exercises one armed barbell squats one armed barbell lunges one armed shouldered barbell squats (elbow out) one armed barbell overhead squats (arm straight) one armed barbell overhead lunges also: […]
Interesting Clean and Jerk technique. Li Liying pulls with a snatch grip and change to close grip in the catch. It can’t be emphasized enough. If something works for you even if it’s unorthodox -Do It! Reißgriff und ändern Sie den Griff in die Fänge zu schließen.
Great lifts from the past… Serge Redding – 502lb (228kg) Clean & Press
Nice visual displaying the different phases of a clean. First pull, second pull, drop under the bar, receiving and squat of a clean. Weightlifting Clean Sequence First pull, second pull, drop under the bar, receiving and squat