In Olympic lifting there is the clean and jerk, and the snatch.
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The three lifts squat, bench press, and deadlift are used in powerlifting, a strength competition, in three attempts at their maximum weight.
Weight lifting contests are usually of two kinds: either Olympic lifting (snatch and clean-and-jerk) or power lifting (squat, deadlift, and bench press). .
Olympic weightlifting consists of two lifts. The snatch and the clean and jerk.
No, as long as you don't do heavy lifts, instead do repetive lifting where you do 10 lifts, but first warmup with a lighter amount of weight than you will use. Repetive lifts will also make your arms bigger, as well as stronger.
first you should max out on the lifts you plan on doing. then you will know how much you need to do to attain a higher weight.
The best selling weight accessories are weight lifting belts which are necessary to protect your back when doing standing lifts.
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No, boxing is not weight lifting
According to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weightlifting The two lifts currently competed are the clean and jerk and the snatch.
Power lifting competitions consist of the deadlift, bench press and squat.