Weightlifting Cues For Success

A few weeks ago at the all African games I heard one of the athletes say "why do you say light weight to the athlete who is lifting." My answer to this was because when you walk onto the platform you need to know you can do the weight that is put on the bar … Continue reading Weightlifting Cues For Success

“How badly do you want it”

Something I read in my book and it really stood out for me. Sometimes people "think" they really want something in life but actually they don't. What I mean by this is people want the end product, but not the work that goes into achieving that end product.  People want the reward, but not the … Continue reading “How badly do you want it”

Improving Concentration & Attention In Olympic Weightlifting

World Championships 2015 Houston My reason for making this topic for Weightlifters is because it is my main sport and although the points I will be giving are weightlifting examples, they can be transferred into any sport, daily life or even your career. There hasn’t been a lot of research I have found where they … Continue reading Improving Concentration & Attention In Olympic Weightlifting

Saturday Weightlifting Workout

What exercises do you favour most? For me at the moment it varies weekly. I find some weeks I favour the snatch other weeks or days I favour the Clean and jerk. Some people have a specific lift they favour most of the time. I guess it all depends on how much these exercises can … Continue reading Saturday Weightlifting Workout

The Importance Of Gym Culture

ECX Dragons at the Arnold Classic 2017 Everyone that trains in a gym for sport understands and has experienced some sort of culture where they either feel a part of the gym family or there is no gym family. I have been blessed with experiencing having a family in the gym. By this I mean … Continue reading The Importance Of Gym Culture