Transition to Olympic Weightlifting
Transition to Olympic Lifting with our new program, created by Torokhtiy in partnership with Boostcamp App. If you're experienced in weight training or bodybuilding and want to learn Olympic lifts, this is for you.
Over 6 weeks, training 3 days a week, you'll be introduced to the core movements and techniques of the clean and jerk and snatch. With added accessory exercises, you'll build technique, strength, and power.
For more training programs, visit torokhtiy.com to learn more. You'll find many programs from beginners to advanced to help you master the art of Olympic Weightlifting.
Notes from Torokhtiy Coaching Team:
This program is designed for those already with 6+ months of general weight training experience
No matter the prescribed load, form is always priority at this stage of training
Athletes must be sure, that it is even better to decrease working weight in upcoming sets if they felt that previous one was with comprising quality
This weight won't strain your muscles significantly. You can focus on perfecting your technique. After finishing all reps, you should feel capable of doing 4-5 more, with slight muscle fatigue, slightly faster breathing, and a slightly elevated pulse.
This is a moderate working weight. You need both physical and mental concentration. After completing a set, you should have about 2-3 reps left in the tank, significant muscle fatigue, and quicker breathing.
This is a heavy working weight, requiring intense physical and mental focus. After a set, you should have only 1-2 reps left in the tank, significant muscle fatigue, and rapid breathing.