Meanwhile in Ukraine… Mart Seim’s (@martseim) is in his final training camp before worlds. A couple of weeks ago he mentioned to me that the heaviest he will squat before worlds is probably going to be 380kg. And today he delivered! What’s even cooler is that he is wearing an ATG shirt ? By far the heaviest […]
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Meanwhile in Azerbaijan … The Egyptian team is currently in Azerbaijan for their final training camp before worlds 2018. Mohamed Ehab is in shape (he always is in shape) and hits a 170kg snatch PR of blocks! View this post on Instagram Snatch from block p.r 170 kg #ehabolympics? #camellifestyle #motivation #weightlifting #strength #azerbaijan?? […]
With the 2018 worlds just around the corner, here is Rebeka Koha’s full 2017 worlds experience. Follow Rebeka backstage into the warm up area and see all her lifts building up to her 6 for 6 PR performance. 101kg Snatch + 121kg Clean & Jerk to win bronze at senior worlds, at age 19. Thanks to […]
Meanwhile in Egypt … Mohamed Ehab hits a new PR total! 167kg Snatch + 203kg Clean & Jerk PR View this post on Instagram Snatch 167 kg & clean and jerk 203kg & p.r( total 370kg ) @torokhtiy @warmbody_coldmind @torwod @atginsta @hookgrip #ehabolympics? #camellifestyle #motivation #weightlifting #strength #speed #sphinx #egypt??#turkmenistan?? #tokyo?? #gold ? #dream #art?#ehabolympics? […]
Meanwhile in Japan … Mikiko Andoh (58kg) snatches 100kg at what I assume is Japanese nationals. She is a strong clean and jerker (127kg at 2018 Asian Games), so it’s good to see her snatches catching up as well (she always snatched in the 90kg range, with a 94kg PR at the Rio Olympics).
Meanwhile in Argentina … It’s time for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games (age 15-17). Live streams are on the olympic youtube channel. Results Live Streams Day 1 Day 2
October’s ATG Patreon Posters are here: a Snatch Sequence of Shi Zhiyong snatch sequence and Rebeka Koha with a Snatch Pull. ATG Patrons at the $10 level get access to the still photo. $20+ level patrons get access to the sequence, as well as still photo. They can download the high resolution digital files and print them big. […]
Meanwhile in Romania … Loredana Toma squats 190kg! View this post on Instagram — Back squat 190 kg Great things never came from comfort zones . A post shared by Loredana Toma ?️♀️ (@tomaloredanaelena) on Sep 28, 2018 at 5:43am PDT Training Session with Loredana
Your favorite weightlifting podcast – The Two Doctors – had Kevin Simons as a guest on the show. Kevin is Harrison Maurus’ coach, a former gymnast, gymnastics coach and crossfit games athlete. Topics: starting off Harrison as a gymnast Harrison squatted 100kg at 11, 150kg 12, 200kg at age 13 at 66kg! training youth athletes, focusing on positions, […]