Meanwhile in China … Update 04.09.2015: More footage. Time for the quarterly check in with the Chinese weightlifting team. Also Check Out: Chinese Winter Training Check in Spring Training Camp Translation: Thanks to Victor The Chinese team is in their final week of the 5-week seclusion training in Anhui. This is a special training spot […]
Meanwhile in China … at the 2015 Chinese Weightlifting Nationals. Wu Jingbiao starts the week off with an unofficial Snatch World Record! 139kg at 56kg! He also attempted the Total WR. Full Recordings here.
Blast from the Past. Thanks to Mohamed Ehab who sent me this clip from the 2007 Junior World Championships in Prague. Then 18 year old Wu Jingbiao took home the snatch gold with this 128kg at 56kg. In the Clean & Jerk he only made his opener at 145kg and missed 151kg twice. More: Watch […]
After we saw the ladies perform on a world class level, let’s take a look at the In the 2013 Chinese National Games Men’s Weightlifting. Men +105kg Results here Ai Yunan won with 195+240 Clean & Jerk Video 105kg Results here Yang Zhe 180/215/395 Jiang Yunlong 185/210/395 (bw) 94kg Results here Li Bing 171/216/387 Liu […]
Meanwhile in China … Wu Jingbiao (56kg London Silver medalist) uploaded a pretty big Snatch. Let the weight guessing begin 🙂 Update: Thanks to Viktor in the comments who confirmed it is 143 kg. Below is a color corrected still frame from the video. Based on that my guess is bar+(20+10+20+5+2.5+collar+1.5)*2 = 143kg Remember, the current […]
Here is a video of what I guess is about Wu Jingbiao taking Long Qingquan’s spot in the Men’s 56kg at London 2012. Warning: Video does Auto Play. I can’t disable it. So turn down your speaker if you are at work. If you speak Chinese, then please leave a comment below and tell us the main points. […]
First results from the 2011 World Weightlifting Championships are in.Men’s 56kg: Event Gold Silver Bronze Snatch Wu Jingbiao 133 kg Zhao Chaojun 128 kg Khalil El-Maaoui 127 kg Clean & Jerk Wu Jingbiao 159 kg Zhao Chaojun 156 kg Valentin Hristov 154 kg Total Wu Jingbiao 292 kg Zhao Chaojun 284 kg Valentin Hristov 276 […]