French Female Weightlifter Breaks Arm in Batumi, Georgia

This happened three days ago in Batumi, Georgia. To inform the ill and feeble, that is Europe not U.S.A. A 31-year-old, French female weightlifter competing in the women’s 76kg/165lbs category breaks arm in two places while attempting to lift almost twice the weight. Gaelle Nayo Ketchanke attempts to snatch the European championship in Batumi, Georgia. … Continue reading “French Female Weightlifter Breaks Arm in Batumi, Georgia”

Guy Leg Pressing Heavy Weight Snaps His Knee Backwards

CCTV video from a gym shows a guy leg pressing a heavy weight, but when he finishes his rep and tries to lock the weights, things go quickly down hill. The platform comes down, messing up his leg as his knee snaps backwards. I think the dude won’t be exercising legs for a looooong time. … Continue reading “Guy Leg Pressing Heavy Weight Snaps His Knee Backwards”

Weightlifter Breaks Both Knees and Rips Quads from Bones During Squatting

Irish weightlifter Tommy Dolan suffered a horrific knee injury at the Irish Powerlifting Organization National Championship held in Limerick, Ireland. As he squatted, both of his knees broke as his quadriceps tendons ripped from the bones, making cringe-worthy popping sounds. This was Tommy Dolan’s opener squat, and the first of the three lifts. He was … Continue reading “Weightlifter Breaks Both Knees and Rips Quads from Bones During Squatting”

Weightlifter Twitches Like Mad After His Arm Snapped

Watch this weightlifter’s left arm. Shortly after taking the weight off the frame, his left forearm snapped. As spotters took their sweet ass time getting the weight off him, the weightlifter twitched and screamed like mad. He hasn’t calmed down until the tournament ref loosened his belt. I’m sure that snapped arm hurt like all … Continue reading “Weightlifter Twitches Like Mad After His Arm Snapped”