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Everything You Wanted To Know About Olympic Weightlifting

Lifting a fully loaded barbell with the heaviest weight possible using perfect form on two different lifts is the name of the game; and the game is called Olympic Weightlifting. Opposed to bodybuilding where the weights are used simply as tools to stress the muscle and cause it to grow, in Olympic Weightlifting the main goal is the lifting of the weight itself with flawless execution. It takes great functional strength, power, flexibility, dexterity, concentration, and great lifting technique to be successful at Olympic Weightlifting.

Care to know more about what it takes to be one of the strongest athletes on Earth? Learn everything there is to know about Olympic Weightlifting here.

Everything You Wanted To Know About Olympic Weightlifting
In this page you will learn what Olympic Weightlifting is all about. Learn what this sport consists of, what the rules are and how it is judged as well as everything you need to know in order to participate in it.

Olympic Weightlifting Action Image Gallery
Take a look at some of the strongest athletes in the world lifting weights over their heads that defy logic.

Olympic Weightlifting - What is Olympic Weightlifting?
In this article you will learn the basics of what Olympic Weightlifting is all about.

Olympic Weightlifting - Past Olympic Weightlifting Female Medalists
See who are the Olympic weightlifting medalists for all of the female Olympic weightlifting events. In this page you will find a list divided by weight classes of the Olympic weightlifters that won the Olympic gold, silver, or bronze weightlifting medals at each of the Olympics.

Olympic Weightlifting - Rules & Judging For Olympic Weightlifting
Learn about the rules for Olympic Weightlifting.

Olympic Weightlifting - Past Olympic Weightlifting Male Medalists
See who are the Olympic weightlifting medalists for all of the male Olympic weightlifting events. In this page you will find a list divided by weight classes of the Olympic weightlifters that won the Olympic gold, silver, or bronze weightlifting medals at each of the Olympics.

Olympic Weightlifting - Learn To Perform Your Olympic Weightlifting Lifts
In this page, find out how to perform the two Olympic Lifts: the Snatch and the Clean & Jerk.

Olympic Weightlifting - Past Olympic Weightlifting Medalists
See who are the Olympic weightlifting medalists for all of the Olympic weightlifting events. In this page you will find a list divided by weight classes of the Olympic weightlifters that won the Olympic gold, silver, or bronze weightlifting medals at each of the Olympics.

Olympic Weightlifting - How To Perform the Snatch Lift
In this Olympic Weightlifting tutorial, you will learn how to perform the Snatch lift.

An Illustrated History of Olympic Weightlifting
Learn how Olympic Weightlifting has evolved what stages of development it went through to take on the form we know it in today.

Olympic Weightlifting - How To Perform the Clean and Jerk Lift
In this Olympic Weightlifting tutorial, you will learn how to perform the Clean and Jerk lift.

Olympic Weightlifting - Your Road to the Olympic Team
In this page you will learn the steps to make it to the Olympic Weightlifting Team and what are the minimum requirements to get there.

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