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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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LBH Lifter fea­tured at Coney Island Strong­man Spec­tac­u­lar

LBH lifter Chris Schoeck will be fea­tured at the Coney Island Strong­man Spec­tac­u­lar on Mon­day, August 29! Shows are at 3 and 8 PM. Chris is also the sub­ject of a doc­u­men­tary about steel bend­ing. To buy advance tick­ets to …
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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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Con­necti­cut Open Announced

Con­necti­cut Open Olympic Weightlift­ing Cham­pi­onships August 7, 2011 Bluestreak Sports Train­ing, Stam­ford, CT Reg­is­tra­tion dead­line: Wednes­day July 20 Down­load the reg­is­tra­tion form. First 80 entrants accept­ed. Con­tact: Gary Valen­tine, Team Con­necti­cut OWC [email protected]​optonline.​net (203) 762‑2299 www​.con​necti​cutweightlift​ing​.com

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We’re Mov­ing to a New Face­book Page

Face­book is phas­ing out its old Groups for­mat. We do not qual­i­fy for auto­mat­ic upgrade, so your group mem­ber­ships will be delet­ed some­time over the next month. It seems Face­book can nev­er leave well enough alone. So we are mov­ing …
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Chris Schoeck in a Doc­u­men­tary About Steel Bend­ing

Our very own Chris Schoeck is the sub­ject of Bend­ing Steel, a doc­u­men­tary about old-​​tyme steel bend­ing from the pro­duc­tion com­pany Sixkiller.
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John Broz on T-Nation: Max Out on Squats Every Day

T-Nation iter­view with top coach John Broz, in which he explains that there is no such thing as over­train­ing.
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The Bul­gar­i­an Method in The Wall Street Jour­nal

The Wall Street Jour­nal’s fea­ture on leg­endary Bul­gar­i­an coach Ivan Abad­jiev and his quest to bring his method of train­ing to Amer­i­can ath­letes.
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LBH Ban­quet Open

The annu­al LBH Ban­quet Open/​​MET LWC Din­ner will be held Sat­ur­day, April 16, 2011. It’s a great way to social­ize with oth­er area weightlifters as well as com­pete. Join us for the com­pe­ti­tion, the din­ner, or both! Com­pe­ti­tion sched­ule: Weigh …
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