Introduction to Olympic Weightlifting

Introduction to Olympic Weightlifting

This program is specifically designed to offer training tips and techniques for individuals at all skill levels. Come and learn the proper form and techniques forOlympic Weightlifting.

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Introduction to Olympic Weightlifting

Cor Van Raay YMCA
3/14/23 - 5/11/23

Want to learn how to Olympic Weightlift but don’t know where to start?  Look no further!

In this beginner program, we will cover the technique for the snatch along with the clean and jerk.  We will start with the fundamentals of warming up and stretching to best prepare for these lifts and then each day break down the movement and teach you how to perform them safely and efficiently.  This program is suitable for beginners, or people looking to increase their technique and skill in Olympic lifts.

By the end of this 4 week program you will leave feeling confident to do perform these lifts on your own safely and efficiently.

Week 1: Learning how to warm up and stretch to prepare for the below lifts.

Week 2-4: Tuesdays – Clean and Jerks | Thursdays – Snatches

Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
2/3/23 6/30/23 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 75.00

Available Sessions

03/14/23 - 04/06/23
Session 1 - Tu,Th - 5:30 am - 1 hr
04/18/23 - 05/11/23
Session 2 - Tu,Th - 5:30 am - 1 hr