Events

Apr 28 – 41° Weightlifting Club Competition

By |April 28th, 2019|

WEIGHTLIFTING

Come support your local lifters at our monthly club comp. Lifting starts at 10am.

SUNDAY READING/WATCHING

40 Years with a Whistle

“When I was a child, people used to tell me that “your life flashes before your eyes” just before you die. As I was writing 40 Years with a Whistle, I laughed a few times out loud as my past kept flashing before […]

Mar 17 – 2019 Wellington Weightlifting Championships

By |March 17th, 2019|

We are hosting the 2019 Wellington Weightlifting Championships – Presented by 41° Weightlifting Club in association with Upper Hutt Weightlifting Club

New Zealand 2019 International Qualifier for Masters events only and Record Breaking Event for all age groups.

Date: Sunday 17th March 2019Venue: 41° Weightlifting Club, 58 Victoria Street, Petone, Lower Hutt

Session 1 – WomenWeigh in: 8.00 – 9.00am Lifting commences: 10.00am

Session […]

Feb 24th – 41° Weightlifting Club Olympic Weightlifting Competition

By |February 24th, 2019|

WEIGHTLIFTING

First comp of 2019, lifting starts at 10am, come and support your local lifters.

SUNDAY READING/WATCHING

Pushing The Knees Out In The Snatch and Clean

“In the starting position and first pull of the snatch and clean, we want to push the knees out inside the arms. This serves 3 important purposes:   First, it opens the hips to allow freer movement […]

Feb 9 – Swim WOD at McKenzie Pool

By |February 9th, 2019|

WORKOUT

“Mini Rocket”

20 Min Partner AMRAP

Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of: 50m swim 10 push-ups 15 squats or sub 30 Squats.

Done as a partner workout, in a you go, I go format (Partner A swims, Partner B swims, Partner A does push ups, Partner B does push ups etc…).

STRENGTH

Weight Training for Swimmers: A Letter from Your Strength […]

Jan 27 – 41° Weightlifting Club Olympic Weightlifting Competition

By |January 27th, 2019|

WEIGHTLIFTING

First comp of 2019, lifting starts at 10am, come and support your local lifters.

SUNDAY READING/WATCHING

Breath Control and Trunk Stability For Olympic Weightlifting

“In order to create the spinal stability that we need for both performance and safety in weightlifting, the trunk must be pressurized with air. In addition to improving force transfer to the bar through increased trunk rigidity, intervertebral […]

Dec 15 – Pre Christmas Partner Challenge

By |December 15th, 2018|

Best part of the day, the BBQ.
2018 PCPC is TODAY!
“It was a few days before Christmas and all through the gym, sweaty bodies lay everywhere just trying to get a breath in”
An exaggeration I am sure, but with Christmas nearly upon us it is time to pit yourself (and a friend) against the rest of the members. Then once bragging […]

Dec 9 – 41° Weightlifting Club Olympic Weightlifting Competition

By |December 9th, 2018|

WEIGHTLIFTING
Last comp of 2018, lifting starts at 10am, come and support your local lifters.
SUNDAY READING/WATCHING
What’s the best exercise for longevity?
Well, that’s a bit of a loaded question, really. As any is better than none, and there will be different points of views by different experts (of which I am not one of them). However, the older I get, the more I […]

Nov 24 – Trans Tasman Challenge 2018

By |November 24th, 2018|

TTC#7
Our 7th annual battle for the banner with CrossFit Darwin. 3 workouts, one winning gym that gets to hang the banner for another year. These have always been close competitions, come on down and help us hold onto the banner. We will pair you up to run through the 3 workouts. These workouts are suitable for all levels of fitness […]

Oct 7 – 41° Weightlifting Club Olympic Weightlifting Competition

By |October 7th, 2018|

WEIGHTLIFTING
Our 8th comp of 2018. Lifting starts at 10am, come find out what the sport is all about.
SUNDAY READING/WATCHING

Don’t Separate Flexibility and Mobility: You Need Both
Flexibility is often confused with the need to stretch and that is then equated with your mobility. So, let’s first start by defining flexibility and mobility. Flexibility is your passive (relaxed) range of motion. For […]

Aug 26 – 41° Weightlifting Club Olympic Weightlifting Competition

By |August 26th, 2018|

WEIGHTLIFTING
Our 7th comp of 2018. Lifting starts at 10am, come find out what the sport is all about.
SUNDAY READING/WATCHING