Los Angeles' Weightlifting Gym

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ONLINE TRAINING

NEW: We're now offering online training via state of the art web platform. Subscribe for only $10/mo. 
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MEMBERSHIPS

NEW: We now offer THREE types of membership: classes, small group training, and custom coaching.
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REMOTE VIDEO ANALYSIS

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2015 CALENDAR

(Want to host a clinic/seminar at your gym? Contact us.) 

Jan 9-11
OC Throwdown PR Clinics (Costa Mesa)


Feb 7-9
American Recordmakers meet (LA Convention Center)

Feb 12-15
Juniors National Championships (Oklohoma)
 
Feb 22
No Pressure Open (Waxman's Gym)
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Feb 28-Mar 1
USA Weightlifting Sports Performance Coach Course (Waxman's Gym)
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Mar 6-8
Arnold's (Ohio)

Mar 29
Southern Pacific LWC Championship meet (Waxman's Gym)

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Apr 4
Members-Only meet (Waxman's Gym)

Apr 10-12
Masters National Championships (Monrovia, CA)

Remaining evets TBA shortly...



We are a private gym specializing in:
 
  • Teaching beginners how to lift properly
  • Fixing inefficient lifting technique
  • Developing competitive weightlifters and crossfitters
  • Helping coaches learn how to teach Olympic lifts
  • Getting people strong
Our gym is different from any other in Southern California. We provide world-class coaching in an old-school environment featuring Olympic weightlifting and barbell training.

We get you moving through proper ranges of motion and help you develop efficient lifting technique. Then we get you strong as hell!

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FROM THE BLOG


NEW: Online training for all skill levels
03/23/2015

We are excited to announce we have launched low-cost online programming via state-of-the-art web platform. Now you can follow Waxman's Gym's training no matter where you live. The training follows in real-time the same programming we offer to athletes at our gym in Los Angeles. If you can't train with us in person, you can follow along online. The platform through which we deliver the program provides simple... Read more...

Revised 2015 National Meet Qualifying Totals
03/03/2015

Released today by USA Weightlifting (see original here), the following totals are now in effect: 

Part II: Competition Team Training Video, Saturday Jan 31
02/01/2015

Part II Clean and Jerks (If you can't see vid from front page, click post title above) 

Competition Team Training Video, Saturday Jan 31
02/01/2015

(If you can't see vid from front page, click post title above) 

Competition Team Training Video, Thursday Jan 29
01/30/2015

(If can't see vid, click post title above) Front squat triples for 90%, back squat triples for 90%.   

Original Russian Knee Wraps
01/30/2015

Original Russian knee wraps are back in stock! Just like those worn by Klokov, Polovnikov, and other members of the Russian national team. Available with shipping at www.waxmansgym.com/store. Guaranteed to improve your lifts...or at least make them sexier. Available colors: - Light red (salmon) - Green - Crimson - Carolina blue (like baby blue) - Electric pink - Columbia blue - Black