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Old 06-06-2009, 02:37 PM   #1
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Default Muscle snatch more than snatch.

I searched and I could not find anything related to the question that I am going to ask. Is it normal to muscle snatch more than one snatches? I can muscle snatch 130 lbs (kg will take a while), but I can only snatch around 95.

I guess you would like to see a video of me snatching, so you can analyze what I am doing wrong. I will work on that video.

But from the information that I have mentioned here, is there anything off the top of your heads that I might be doing wrong?

Thanks for the input.
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Old 06-06-2009, 02:39 PM   #2
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You're probably doing basically everything wrong if you can muscle snatch more than you can snatch...

Have you read Greg's book?
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Old 06-06-2009, 03:16 PM   #3
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Absolutely not.
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Old 06-06-2009, 08:23 PM   #4
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Maybe you mean you can power snatch more than you can snatch?
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Old 06-06-2009, 11:17 PM   #5
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Maybe you mean you can power snatch more than you can snatch?
I am doing a muscle snatch. I am not using any hip extension.
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Old 06-07-2009, 01:15 AM   #6
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A muscle snatch uses plenty of hip extension. But no hip flexion to catch the bar. U have me confused with that comment.
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Old 06-07-2009, 02:04 AM   #7
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But from the information that I have mentioned here, is there anything off the top of your heads that I might be doing wrong?
Snatching
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Old 06-07-2009, 10:06 AM   #8
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Eric -

Help us out. Are you doing -

This - http://www.cathletics.com/exercises/...scleSnatch.mov

This - http://www.cathletics.com/exercises/...owerSnatch.mov

This - http://www.cathletics.com/exercises/videos/snatch.mov

Or maybe even something like this - http://www.cathletics.com/exercises/...hangSnatch.mov
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A muscle snatch uses plenty of hip extension. But no hip flexion to catch the bar.
I apologize but I may be confusing the terminology between 'extension and flexion.'

Muscle snatch.
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I'd say you need some good coaching ASAP.
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