Meanwhile in China … What? You’re not on “Kwai” yet? 😂 You’re missing out! This clip is from Yuan Chengfei’s Kwai account. Feng Ludong (69kg) snatches 168kg in training! +2kg on Liao Hui’s 166kg World Record. If you find more cool accounts on Kwai, leave a comment below. More: Liao Hui’s 166kg Snatch World Record […]
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Update: After Albania was cancelled, Europeans 2018 are now set to be held in Bucharest, Romania (via). Update 08.02.2018: Bucharest is now confirmed by the EWF. See regulation here, Entry List. Dates: 26.03 – 01.04.2018. (Read the Updates Below) Meanwhile in Weightlifting News … Europeans 2018 are looking for a new host country. Timeline First it was […]
Here is a morning session with Mart Seim. Mart isn’t exactly a morning person and usually trains in the afternoon. But with the tight training hall schedule at worlds you can’t be picky. In this session Mart hit some morning PRs. The whole session took only about 50 minutes. Mart is always super efficient with […]
Here is 22 year old Mattie Rogers (69kg) in the warm up area at worlds 2017. Last Warm Ups: 99kg Snatch / 129kg Clean & Jerk Competition Lifts: 104kg Snatch (got close to 107!) / 131kg Clean & Jerk
5 warm up sets… apparently that’s all it takes to warm up for a new clean & jerk world record. Here is 29 year old Sohrab Moradi (94kg) in the warm up area at worlds 2017. 125kg 2+1 125kg 2+1 175kg 2+1 190kg 210kg 220kg first attempt 233kg second attempt, world record
Meanwhile in Doping News … Following allegations by the German documentary of widespread doping the IOC kicked off a reanalysis of Beijing 2008 and London 2012 samples (for all sports). As expected there are lots of weightlifters who got caught. Here is how the retests for Beijing 2008 and London 2012 work. Update 13.01.2018: Ilya’s ban […]
Here is one of the smoothest technicians around … Watch 24 year old Kuo Hsing-Chun (58kg, Taiwan) in the warm up area at the 2017 world championships. Snatch Warm Up last warm up attempt 98kg in competition she went 3/3 with 99, 102, 105kg Clean & Jerk Warm Up last warm up attempt: 125kg Competition […]
Here is a quick training hall edit of 19 year old Rebeka Koha in the training hall at worlds 2017. I didn’t have enough footage to make a full session video (with all sets etc.). Hence today you get a training session compiled into a 3 minute video.
Here is the first training session of the strongest man in the Americas in the 2017 world championships training hall. 27 year old Fernando Reis (@rreisfernando)works up to: 130kg Muscle Snatch Double 170kg Hang Snatch Double 210kg Clean & Jerk 305kg Back Squat Double More: Fernando Squatting 340kg Fernando 180kg Hang Snatch NEW on ATG: @rreisfernando […]