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Review: Inzer Forever Lever Belt

A good belt is an important item in any lifter’s kit, whether they’re a weightlifter, powerlifter or strongman. A belt will provide support for the lower back and trunk, allowing heavier weights to be lifted in exercises

Review: MyProtein Supplements for Weight Loss and Recovery

A review of a selection of supplements from MyProtein USA that support weight loss and recovery from heavy weight training, including Impact Diet Whey and BCAAs.

Can Fitness Trackers Help Weightlifters and Powerlifters?

Can fitness trackers like Fitbit and Jawbone help powerlifters, weightlifters and strength athletes to achieve their goals and improve their recovery?

So What’s Going On With ATHL?

If you’ve visited these pages lately, you’ll probably have noticed that it has been quite a while since the last post on All The Heavy Lifting. Over 6 months in fact. This hasn’t been an intentional hiatus,

5 Things I Wish I Had Known When I Started Weightlifting

Some things can be taught, others have to be learned by experience. Weightlifting is no different. While a coach can take us through the movements and cues that we need to perform the snatch and clean and

7 Tips To Help You Ace Your First Weightlifting Competition

Find out how to get the most out from your first Olympic weightlifting competition, have fun and put up some big lifts with our 7 handy tips for beginners

The Beginner’s Guide to Olympic Weightlifting Equipment

Discover what weightlifting equipment you need to get started as a beginner or novice Olympic weightlifter from weightlifting shoes to a belt and more

The Lifting Digest – March 2014

The Lifting Digest returns with the best weightlifting content from around the internet from March 2014, including some fantastic interviews.

The Five Minute Squat Challenge

Test the limits of your strength and endurance as you attempt to squat as many reps as possible with your bodyweight on the bar the Five Minute Squat Challenge

UK Weightlifting Olympic Funding Restored – For Female Athletes Only

UK Sport makes the decision to restore Olympic funding for weightlifting in the UK but for female weightlifters only. Male athletes will miss out - for the time being at least.