Translations

Translations of weightlifting research from the USSR and Russia covering training, technique, biomechanics, restoration, and so forth.

Methods of Developing Leg Strength

  Methods of Developing Leg Strength A.A. Zeinalov, Grodno Tiazhelaya Atletika 1976: 29 – 31 Translated by Andrew Charniga, Jr. Sportivny Press© 2006 A weightlifter’s results in the snatch and the clean and jerk depend on the athlete’s strength development, in particular the strength of the legs which bear the brunt of the loading during …

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Assessing the Technical Preparedness of Weightlifters

Assessing the Technical Preparedness of Weightlifters Nikolai LI, PhD, Almaty Olymp:2-3(47-48): 2016 Translated by Andrew Charniga Jr. www.sportivnypress.com Perfectioning technique is one of the most important problems in the preparation of weightlifters. The solution to this problem is furthered by clear – cut precise and objective criteria which are representative of the fundamentals of technique …

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A New Conceptualization of Weightlifting Technique and Training

A New Conceptualization of Weightlifting Technique and Training Nikolai LI, PhD, Almaty Olymp:2-3(58): 2016 Translated by Andrew Charniga Jr. www.sportivnypress.com Editor’s comment: The following two translations were originally published in the Russian Journal Olimp. All of the translations on the Sportivnypress site, the original articles and so forth are intended to be a free access …

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Prognosis of World Records

Prognosis of World Records A.S. Medvedyev Teoriya I Praktika Fizicheskoi Kulyury 3: 2000 Translated by Andrew Charniga A prior article “Prognosis of the World Records in Weightlifting and the use of Performance Enhancers”, 1994; Teoriya I Praktika Fizicheskoi Kultury, demonstrated scientifically that the progress in world records during the period 1970 – 1990 was conditioned …

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Prognosis of World Records and the Use of Performance Enhancers

Prognosis of World Records in Weightlifting and the Use of Performance Enhancers Medevedyev, A.S., Medvedyev, A.A., Masalgin, N.A., Sarsania,S.K. Teoriya I Praktika Fizicheskoi Kultury, 8:39 – 43:1994 Translated by Andrew Charniga, Jr. Introduction Man’s limits in a number of sports, particularly weightlifting, are always of great interest. However, in – depth research in this area …

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