Together with special guest Brian Oliver (Inside the Games) we (Nat from hookgrip, Dr. Boffa and Gregor) talk about the juicy revelations of the McLaren investigation of the International Weightlifting Federation. From buying votes, to making millions of dollars disappear, this report left no stones unturned. Read the key points here.
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After The Perfect Squat video, we just posted part 2 of Kuo’s training session to our patreon. 17 minutes of Kuo practicing Jerks from rack + accessories (Snatch Press in bottom position). Become a Patron here. View this post on Instagram “The Perfect Jerk” featuring @kuohsingchun_official 🇹🇼! Now available on our Patreon. 17 minutes of […]
Update: We recorded a podcast episode about the findings of the report. Listen below/ The McLaren Weightlifting Investigation press conference was this morning and it was just about as damning and explosive as possible. The investigators found evidence of a “dysfunctional organization” that was intentionally designed for former IWF President Tamas Ajan to maintain control. […]
Meanwhile in China … It’s time for the bi yearly state TV check-ins with the team. Press the CC button in the youtube player for subtitles. In the women’s team check-in below they mention that, because of the postponement of the olympics, they adjusted their training plans and now focus more on general physical preparedness […]
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Meanwhile in Lausanne … The IWF released the revised Tokyo 2020 qualification guidelines for weightlifting. Read the ATG Guide here. Biggest Change: They added a new qualification period. All weightlifters are required to compete at least once during that time New Qualification Period: 1 October 2020 and 30 April 2021 PDF: Olympic Qualification System for […]
Now on Patreon: Simon & The Supers – a training hall video featuring Simon Martirosyan, Gor Minasyan, Ruben Aleksanyan at the 2019 Worlds. View this post on Instagram 160kg Snatch by @simonmartirosyan | Armenia 🇦🇲 | Snatch Word Record Holder! Now on Patreon: “Simon & The Supers” – a training hall video featuring Simon, @ru.aleksanyan […]
Now on Patreon: North Korea Part 2! 13 minutes of lightning fast snatches, heavy clean & jerks and big squats! Featuring: Om Yun Chol (2012 Olympic Champion, 5x World Champion), Rim Un Sim (2019 Asian Champion, silver at 2018 and 2019 Worlds), and Rim Jong Sim (2x Olympic Champion, 2019 World Champion). Become a Patron […]
View this post on Instagram A post shared by All Things Gym (@atginsta) on May 12, 2020 at 12:30pm PDT For many of us in the sport of weightlifting, the jerk is like death and taxes: necessary, unavoidable, and best put off for as long as possible. But it doesn’t have to be this way! […]