Thought-provoking talks with today’s most influential weightlifters, coaches, and contributors to Olympic Weightlifting. With every episode, we raise the bar and bring you quality Weightlifting content that is educational, relevant, and entertaining.
Episode 25 – 2017 National Junior Championship Preview with Mike Graber
Episode 24 – O, Where Have You Been?
Episode 23 – American Open 20116 Preview, Part 2
Episode 22 – American Open 20116 Preview, Part 1
Episode 21 – Kevin Doherty, Hassle Free Barbell
Episode 20 – Rule Changes and the 2017 Competition Calendar
Episode 19 – Sight and Sound of Weightlifting
Episode 18 – The Jerk: Split Vs Power
Episode 17 – The Next Quad
Episode 16 – Linzey Beister, Gold Coast Weightlifting (Australia)
Episode 15 – Olympic Games Rio 2016 Preview
Phil Andrews, USA Weightlifting CEO, informed us that there would be some exciting new hires to join their team. Two international know individuals who have made significant contributions to Weightlifting. This episode is a must if you want to know what’s happening over the next quad for Weightlifting in America!
Oscar Chaplin III is a two-time Olympian, multi-time national champion and American record holder. We discuss his start in Weightlifting, his experiences as one of the best lifters in American history, and what he’s doing in the Weightlifting community today!
With all the doping sanctions in sport just before the Rio Olympics, it’s an appropriate time to discuss how it all affects Weightlifting. Also, the USAW Resident Athlete program, which housed and supported some of our nation’s best lifters, has been shut down. Lastly, we discuss the affairs surrounding the Rio Olympics, and our Olympic Weightlifting team.
Matt Foreman is a Weightlifter, a coach, a teacher, and a writer. We interviewed Foreman because of his long-running history in Olympic Weightlifting and because his passion helping others become better Weightlifters.
On this episode we discuss The American System of Weightlifting.
On this episode, JP and Anton discuss the aftermath of the 2016 USA Weightlifting Nationals and Olympic Trials.
May 3, 2016 – 1 hour, 11 minutes, 51 seconds
On this episode of The O, we sat down with the Two Doctors, and Sean Waxman to discuss the National Weightlifting Championships and the Olympic Trials.
April 25, 2016 – 25 minutes, 4 seconds
On this episode of The O, we interview Jessica Lucero. Jessica is lifter with over a decade of competitive experience, and she’s recently set a Senior American Record in the Snatch (92kg at 58kg bodyweight), she won the 2015 National Senior Championships, and she was a 2015 World Team member.
April 11, 2016 – 1 hour, 52 seconds
On this episode of The O, we interview Eddie Camacho (Chiropractor) and Quinn Henoch (Physical Therapist). They are both weightlifters, clinicians, and they are putting in great efforts to help Olympic Weightlifters prevent injuries and recovery better.
March 28, 2016 – 16 minutes, 49 seconds
On this episode of The O, we interview James “The Beard” Tatum. Jams is a two-time American Open Champion, Nationals Silver Medalist, Pan Am and World Team Member.
March 12, 2016 – 36 minutes, 56 seconds
In this episode of The O, we interview Dan Brown, owner and head coach of Lift Lab Co. Dan shares his experiences as an athlete, Strength & Conditioning, coaching, and running a business.
February 19, 2016 – 20 minutes, 31 seconds
Mark Cannella, the man responsible for bringing the Olympic Weightlifting competition to the Arnold Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio. Learn about the history of this event and where it’s going.
February 18, 2016 28 minutes, 26 seconds
OLIFT Staff Writers discuss the upcoming issue of OLIFT Magazine and they talk about the upcoming events in Olympic Weightlifting.
February 17, 2016 24 minutes, 15 seconds
Angelo Bianco is one of the top 77 kilogram Weightlifters in the country. He’s fairly new to the sport as he’s only competed for just under two years, and he’s already gunning for a spot on the Olympic team. Meet Angelo, learn more about his story, and follow his journey.