Go Back   Olympic Weightlifting Forums - Catalyst Athletics > Olympic Weightlifting > General Olympic Weightlifting

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-25-2008, 07:54 AM   #1
Brandon Enos
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: California
Posts: 169
Default Muscle snatch vs power snatch

Whats the difference? From watching the video, the only thing I can tell is that the muscle snatch (or clean) just catches the bar with a higher body position than the power snatch (or clean). Am I right?
Brandon Enos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-25-2008, 11:18 AM   #2
josh everett
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Moreno Valley
Posts: 87

with the muscle sn there is no rebending of the knees or hips after extension during the 2nd pull. There is no "pull under" the bar you only pull the bar up (muscle it up there).
josh everett is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:53 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 3
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.