Competition Reports

Reports written by Andrew Charniga of international competitions such as the World weightlifting championships, the Asian championships; European championships; Asian Games; Junior world championships.

A general impression of the competition and the training at the 2018 WWC Part 2: A tale of two techniques

A Tale of Two Techniques Andrew Charniga Sportivnypress.com In the not so distant past essential information about weightlifting training, technique, coaching expertise and so forth was limited to publications, word of mouth, training seminars and so forth. However, in recent years, with the appearance of internet sites such as YouTube it is possible to find …

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2018 World Weightlifting Championships: Part 1

  2018 WWC report Andrew Charniga Sportivnypress.com RIM Un Sim (PRK). Charniga photo. The 2018 WWC were staged on the Olympic complex of the capitol of Turkmenistan Ashgabat. The return of the nine countries banned from competing swelled the entries to over six hundred and dramatically raised the level of competitiveness of all the weight …

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