Olympic Weightlifting

Open to all members of Groove Box as well as non-members. This is a One and a Half Hour class that focuses primarily on instructing and improving technical execution of the snatch, clean & jerk and related lifts. Only Olympic and auxiliary lifts can be practiced at this time. Individuals with little or no prior experience with the Olympic lifts may be required to attend the FUNDAMENTALS Classes if training and technical work is beyond what can be accomplished during the class time.

Class meets:

Fees: 40 LEI drop-in fee.

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If you are an athlete who:

  • Is looking to help improve explosiveness and power for his/her sport;is looking for a better baseline level of overall strength;
  • Would like better technique, efficiency and coordination with the snatch, clean & jerk and other related lifts;
  • Is a competitive or recreational Olympic Style Weightlifter.

Programming varies on a weekly basis and is done for the class as a whole, with the exception of needed modifications for individual athletes. Please arrive early to warm-up, mobilize, and gear-up before class. In each  classes athletes can expect to snatch, clean & jerk, perform dynamic pulling drills, perform upper body strength and/or dynamic work, perform squats for strength and/or speed.


How many times per week

  • Tuesday 19:00 — 20:30
  • Thursday 19:00 — 20:30
  • Saturday 12:00 — 01:30


Who will train with you

Iordache Ioan

Olympic Weightlifting Coach