Category Archives: travel

The Mint is Moving!

STOP THE PRESSES!! Yes, you read the headline correctly: The Mint 400, located here for roughly a century, is moving. After receiving some free t-shirts a highly lucrative cash offer from the owners of the actual Mint 400 race to move … Continue reading

Posted in food, olympic weightlifting, travel, weightlifting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A short history of Rome’s Metro C (aka, “the Unicorn”)

[NB: this is a slight detour from the usual, Olympic Weightlifting related drivel. But its relevance lies in the fact that I’ve long had to rely on Rome’s dismal public transit system to get to the city’s gym up in … Continue reading

Posted in Rome, travel | Tagged , , , | 24 Comments

Training at CLUBUL SPORTIV DINAMO: Romania, part doi

See this post at the new site here!

Posted in olympic weightlifting, travel | 3 Comments

Weightlifting in Romania: Bucharest, Dinamo Sports Club, and Castle Dracula – Part I

Check out this post at the new site here!

Posted in olympic weightlifting, travel | Leave a comment

Secret Uzbeki training and Lu Xioajun’s dietary habits… The 2013 Arnold, Part Dos

Read this post at the new site here!

Posted in food, olympic weightlifting, travel | 9 Comments

The 2013 Arnold Championships of the Universe

Read this post at the new site here!

Posted in olympic weightlifting, travel, weightlifting | 3 Comments

The 2012 American Open (and Outlaw Open)—Part 1 (of a few)

Read this post at the new site here!

Posted in olympic weightlifting, travel, weightlifting | 2 Comments