Weightlifting is one of the most popular sports across the world. Weightlifting
has also been a long time integral part of the Olympic games. This is the sports where the person is to lift the heavy weight of barbells. These barbells are actually the bars with heavy weights on the both ends of them. The main thing in weightlifting is the process by which the person is able to lift the heavy weights with perfect manner. There are actually some steps that are to be followed for the performance. The strength as well as flexibility of the body of participators are measured by weightlifting.
The event of weightlifting
also involves a lot of concentration of the players. A little bit of slip of concentration can prove to be dangerous for them. Another major important they always have to maintain is discipline. As far as the Olympic weightlifting event is considered there are certain norms through which all the participators have to pass. They are also trained in the fields of both flexibility as well as strength. There are also some courtesies that are meant to be maintained by the weightlifters. As many of the countries throughout the whole world participate in weightlifting events prestige of the countries are also related to this game.
There are some versions of weightlifting that are seen in the Olympic Games. Among them the two major mentionable are power snatch and clean. These are the two methods that are also seen in many of the American games like American Football.
A weightlifter has to work very hard in order to prepare himself for the events. As lifting the barbells is the main thing that has to be kept in mind, the participators are specially trained on this item. The concentric proportion of the mounted weights of the barbells is really the thing of utmost importance and if the arrangements are not done properly, major accidents can take place. So, the manufacturers of the appliances always have to be cautious about these things. The weightlifter has to stand in the right center of the barbells. This makes the weights of the both sides fall equally on the shoulders of the players.
Snatch is known to be the process when a player has to go through the three stages. They are:
There are also some other exercises that are to be practiced by the players. Otherwise they will not be able to perform the whole game. Generally there are two stages of the lifting. Both the lifts are to done consecutively. A total time of 120 seconds are given to the players to do these lifts. The players also take the training of snatching, cleaning and jerking. These are the three levels in which the players should be very confident. The weight mounted on the barbells depend on the strength of the players. They have also to practice many free hand exercises in order to maintain the flexibility of their muscles.