The world champion, Olympic medalist in
weightlifting Alexander Ivanov hit the top ten
athletes of the year in the Kuban.
Alexander Ivanov World champion in weihtlifting
Zemlyakova Irina Victoriana,
is one of the best athletes of Kuban.
The head coach of the men's team Russia
David Riegert speaks about Ivanov purely positive.
For modesty and composure he called Alexander
a great guy. He added: "I like him!".
But the way of young weightlifter to this feature,
Soviet succinct and clear, was not so simple.
TheI still do not meetof sports heroes
In the Krasnodar region have not been world
champions, and weight lifting almost three decades!!!
One Krasnodar online edition reported that Alexander
Ivanov arrives in the city of Moscow by train to 6.55.
The world champion still goes by train.
- Never so many people have not met - confessed
hero. - How much was it? But I did not think, but
decent. Just for me the first time.
Ivanov modest, yet not entirely confident talking to
reporters, and he's pretty easy to explain.
- The interest in weightlifting in the country is not very
large. I'm used to it.
Alexander Ivanov. At the peak
Alexander Ivanov, the weight category up to 94 kg,
brought the Russian national weightlifting fourth silver
of the Games in London. He yielded only Kazakhstani
Ilya Ilyin, who set a new world record and became
a two-time Olympic champion. For Olympic medal in
London 23-year-old weightlifter from Novomyshastovskaya has gone
15 years old. Weightlifting sessions were accompanied by constant
injuries and the rehabilitation - psychological problems. Every visit to
the doctor could put an end to his career. Silver Olympic Games was
deserved reward for patience.
Alexander Ivanov –
Universiade champion in weightlifting
Russian weightlifter Alexander Ivanov, a weight category
up to 94 kilograms, won the gold medal at the
Universiade in Kazan, setting three records of the World
Alexander Ivanov took the lead after the
breakthrough, updating the previous Universiade record
of 180 kilograms.
In the second exercise, the silver medalist in London
pushed the barbell, 200, 205 and 214 pounds, historical
highs Student Games in the clean and jerk and total.