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Old 09-11-2007, 12:38 PM   #1
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Default Why Weightlifting shoes?

Here is an interesting article about lifting shoes...
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Old 09-11-2007, 01:41 PM   #2
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Good article. Now that I'm back to lifting, I need to order me a pair. And did anyone else notice that the site abbreviated "Featured Articles" to farticles?
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Old 09-11-2007, 07:05 PM   #3
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Wow! Playing around barefoot in the gym......snatching 130 kgs
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Old 09-12-2007, 05:40 PM   #4
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Good read Aimee!
Really cool pictures.

I still wish I had been a fit athletic kid. Growing up in Russia and not entering Heavy Athletics kid club (that's how Weightlifting is known) and not playing enough with my dad's kettlebells. Talk about missed opportunities.

Instead opted for cakes and food at my grandmas.

Does anyone have a big picture of Vasiliy Alexeev pressing the barbell in a river?
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Old 09-24-2007, 11:10 AM   #5
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Good read Aimee!
Does anyone have a big picture of Vasiliy Alexeev pressing the barbell in a river?
http://picasaweb.google.com/zzzpft32...53786492733170
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Old 09-28-2007, 10:56 AM   #6
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Kelly Starrett told me about some new-ish lifting shoes that are reasonably priced...G, Aimee...any ideas on these?
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Old 09-28-2007, 11:03 AM   #7
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http://ironmaven.blogspot.com/2007/0...ting-shoe.html

2008 Adidas shoes - weightlifting gear porn.
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Old 09-28-2007, 11:13 AM   #8
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This was posted on Go Heavy a while ago:
http://sports.sina.com.cn/nike/p/200...82595564.shtml

Shoes by Nike.
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Old 09-28-2007, 11:51 AM   #9
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Right, heard about these at the gym! Who's the next MJ of OLY?
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Nike's look neat, looks like a plastic heel but I bet if that's for Chinese team - the shoes might be excellent!

Adidas shoes look funky.
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