Video Find: When the Clean and Press was King

Footage of the clean and press being contested at the Empire State Invitational. Date unknown. Uploaded by YouTube user cnclifter. Thanks for this treasure of a clip!

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Len Bacino Demonstrates the Snatch

Step-by-step photos and video of assistant coach and masters lifter Len Bacino snatching 105 kg.
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Video: LBH Lifter Tom Hughes Places First at 2011 Pan American Masters

Long-time LBH lifter Tom Hughes keeps his winning streak alive by placing first in his class (60-64 age group/105kg) at this year’s Pan American Masters. Here’s video of his winning clean and jerk at 94 kg: Age group: 60-64   …
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Video: LBH Lifter Tom Hughes Places First at 2011 National Masters

Long-time LBH lifter Tom Hughes placed first in his class (60-64 age group/94kg) at this year’s Nationals Masters. Good job, Tom! Here’s video of his winning clean and jerk at 93 kg: Age group: 60-64     Class: 94kg   …
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Video Clip: History of Weightlifting

Nice mini-history of weightlifting that LBH lifter Dan Boland found on YouTube.

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LBH lifter Javier Garza at the 2010 Mets

“The 2010 Met­ro­pol­i­tan Cham­pi­onships held in Rego Park, NY was my sec­ond weightlift­ing meet. Com­ing in to the meet, I was look­ing to improve on my 284 kg total from a month ear­lier that gave me the min­i­mum qual­i­fy­ing total for the Amer­i­can Open[…]”
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Video from the American Masters, Savannah, GA, November 6-7

Let us know if you have video from the American Masters that you’d like us to post. We’ll collect the clips on this page.
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2010 Worlds, Women 48 kg, on YouTube

YouTube user binokoron has a great channel full of Olympic weightlifting videos. Among them is a 6-part series of the complete women’s 48 kg competition from the 2010 Worlds. Note that the clips are not in English. The first clip …
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Two Stars Named David

This is the story of two young Olympic weightlifting enthusiasts. Both were born during the Cold War; both were named David. They came from opposite sides of the political platform. One grew up as a farm boy in the former Soviet Union; one grew up as the only son of wealthy parents in NYC USA. (By guest author Salvador A. Avendanio)
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