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My Full Fitness Story (+Pictures & Mini Q&A) // Rachel Aust

My Full Fitness Story (+Pictures & Mini Q&A) // Rachel Aust

Hey everyone welcome back to my channel if you haven’t seen any of my videos before my name is Rachel lars today is going to Be a bit more of a chatty video We’re just going to be talking about my story when it comes to your fitness and weight loss So it will be a video where I’m permanently just sitting here talking with you I will share some photos and I’m going to do a bit of a…

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The Mistake That Cost Sven Kramer Olympic Gold | Strangest Moments

The Mistake That Cost Sven Kramer Olympic Gold | Strangest Moments

There aren’t many rules to Olympic speed-skating. Get around the rink as quickly as possible. That’s the gist. The fastest man or woman wins. But there’s one rule you have to remember – there are only two lanes on the speed-skating track and you have to skate one lap in one lane and then the next lap in the other. It’s simple, really. Alternate. This lane, then that lane, then this lane, then that lane. Lap after lap. The whole…

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Northwest Profiles: Kid Gloves

Northwest Profiles: Kid Gloves

♪♪ I played basketball as a youth, and I played football, baseball, but it was boxing that was the first thing that sort of opened up my world. And boxing was one of those things that gave me an identity and gave me a reason to wake up every morning.>>Rick Welliver has boxing in his blood. It runs in his family, like his brother, heavyweight boxer Chauncey Welliver and former world and national amateur champion, Dewey Welliver. My dad would…

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The Day an Olympic Wrestling Legend was Defeated | Strangest Moments

The Day an Olympic Wrestling Legend was Defeated | Strangest Moments

Greco-Roman Wrestling is not for the meek or the mild. It’s contested by some of the toughest, scariest men on the planet. And the toughest, scariest fighters of all can be found competing in the Super Heavyweight division. Within that division, one man reigned supreme for more than a decade. And this wasn’t simply a case of being top dog. It was historic. It was utter domination. You can learn a lot about a man from his nicknames. Russian Bear….

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2019 Asian Weightlifting Championships: Men’s 67kg Summary

2019 Asian Weightlifting Championships: Men’s 67kg Summary

In Asia, Chinese athletes have the advantage in the 67kg class. In comparison, Feng Lvdong a better snatch and Shen Lijun has a better clean and jerk. But the difference is only slight. After the IWF changed the weight categories, Shen Lijun switched from 62kg to 67kg. Feng Lvdong went from 69kg to 73kg and now down to 67kg. This is his first competition as a 67kg lifter. In the snatch portion, Feng and Shen took the stage with 147kg…

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2018 Chinese Weightlifting Documentary Part 6: Meng Suping Segment

2018 Chinese Weightlifting Documentary Part 6: Meng Suping Segment

The women’s newly introduced weight classes that will be in the Olympics are the 49kg, 55kg, 59kg, 64kg, 76kg, 87kg, and 87+ kg classes. In accordance with the new rules, only four female athletes may compete in the Tokyo Olympics. The formerly dominant 69kg class no longer exists and the new 71kg class will net be contested at the Olympics. This has made the competition fierce amongst the female athletes. The young athletes Zhang Wangli, Wang Zhouyu, and Ao Hui…

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The Dad With Dwarfism Who Can Lift Twice His Body Weight | Living Differently

The Dad With Dwarfism Who Can Lift Twice His Body Weight | Living Differently

My daughter, Cherry, she saw somebody with dwarfism who was powerlifting, and she said to me, “Do you think you could do that, Daddy?” What motivates me to keep going during the tougher workouts is the fact that I really want to be able to make my daughter, Cherry, proud of me. My average workout involves a lot of pain, a lot of sweat, a lot of tears. It was a lot of hard work. Rich’s workout ethic is unreal….

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The Race That Changed Olympic Swimming | Strangest Moments

The Race That Changed Olympic Swimming | Strangest Moments

“Faster, Higher, Stronger” – the unimpeachable motto of the Olympic Games. Yet for Lance Larson, a 20-year-old American swimmer at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome, being fastest didn’t necessarily translate into gold. The story of why that was so remains one of the most controversial in Olympic Games history because, in 1960, for all the stopwatches, timekeepers and cameras, you still had to convince the judges that you were the winner too, and that was something Larson couldn’t quite…

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2018 Chinese Weightlifting Documentary Part 3: Gaining Weight and Tian Tao Segment

2018 Chinese Weightlifting Documentary Part 3: Gaining Weight and Tian Tao Segment

In a period of three months, the IWF finalized their decision for the weight class changes. For the world championships, both the men and the women will have 10 classes. For the Olympics, 7 classes each. Before the changes, the biggest headache for weightlifters was cutting weight. With the new changes, many athletes now faced the challenge of gaining and maintaining weight. It use to be a very rigorous process. In the last few days before a competition I would…

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The “Comaneci” of Ski Jumping Gets The First Perfect 20s | Olympics on the Record

The “Comaneci” of Ski Jumping Gets The First Perfect 20s | Olympics on the Record

The Olympic Winter Games in Nagano, Japan. The year – 1998. Japan’s best hope for a gold medal lay in the ski jump, and the man to carry that burden was 23-year-old Kazuyoshi Funaki. It takes years of preparation to reach the final of an Olympic ski jump event. For decades, ski jumpers had been exploring the most effective way to fly through the air. Funaki thought he had the answer to that question. So what was his secret? To…

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