Sunday, June 23, 2024

Jarosław Olech (74KG) Wins His 18th IPF Open World Title at 2023 IPF World Geared up Championships

Olech lifted on the 2023 IPF World Geared up Championships

Polish powerlifter Jarosław Olech has been a stalwart of outfitted lifting within the Worldwide Powerlifting Federation (IPF) for 30 years. His first worldwide win was on the 1997 European Powerlifting Federation (EPF) European Junior Championships. He gained the IPF Junior World title for the primary time that very same 12 months.

Olech continued to carry at a excessive stage, and his achievements are legion. He was a 17-time world champion previous to the 2023 IPF World Geared up Championships (WEC). He has lifted at The World Video games 3 times, all to gold-medal finishes. At 49 years previous, Olech holds the IPF Open world information in outfitted squat at 370 kilograms (816 kilos), and outfitted complete at 908 kilograms (2,002 kilos).

On the 2023 IPF WEC, Olech launched his world title marketing campaign once more. Within the earlier three editions, Norway’s Kjell Egil Bakkelund beat Olech, however Bakkelund was absent in 2023 to give attention to uncooked competitors as an alternative. Olech took benefit of the chance and scored his 18th Open world title. Check out among the highlights from Olech’s session, courtesy of the IPF Instagram web page under:

[Related: Daria Rusanenko (84KG) Squats IPF Equipped World Record of 278 Kilograms (613 Pounds)]

  • Squat
    • 335 kilograms (738.5 kilos)
    • 335 kilograms (738.5 kilos)
    • 345 kilograms (760.5 kilos)
  • Bench Press
    • 190 kilograms (419 kilos)
    • 197.5 kilograms (435 kilos)
    • 202.5 kilograms (446.5 kilos)
  • Deadlift
    • 285 kilograms (628 kilos)
    • 295 kilograms (650 kilos)
    • 315 kilograms (694.5 kilos) 
  • Complete — 862.5 kilograms (1,901.5 kilos)

[Related: IPF Squat World Record Broken Thrice in the 120KG Class at IPF Equipped World Championships]

Olech stumbled on the outset of the competitors, lacking his 335-kilogram (738.5-pound) opening squat when he misplaced his line barely and drew blue card failures for downward motion of the barbell. He hit it effectively on his second try, although. His third squat of 345 kilograms was sufficient for the squat gold medal.

At sub-total, Ecuador’s Alex Ochoa was within the lead by 2.5 kilograms, however Olech reclaimed the lead with a 285-kilogram (628-pound) deadlift. From then on, Olech couldn’t be caught. Olech took a well-judged 315 kilograms (694.5 kilos) for his closing deadlift. It regarded robust, however Olech locked it out to say his 18th world title in fashion.

The massive contingent of Polish followers within the viewers, who had been waving banners and chanting Olech’s identify all through, took this as their cue to precise their pleasure. Their en masse rendition of the Polish nationwide anthem in the course of the medal ceremony was emotional for all concerned.

Olech is anticipated to carry subsequent on the 2024 EPF European Geared up Championship (EEC), held in Hamm, Luxembourg, beginning Might 7, 2024.

Featured picture: @jaroslaw_olech on Instagram

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