My first cousin Simon Martirosyan @simonmartirosyan 20 years old (Armenia 🇦🇲) attempting 246 kg | 542 lbs in the clean&jerk this past weekend at Junior World's. This was an attempt at the Junior World Record in the 105+ class, also note it would tie the Senior World Record at -105, held by Ilya Ilyin (Kazakhstan 🇰🇿) Bravo, Simon 🏋🏻 footage from @atginsta thanks Gregor @gregorwinter
Congrats to my first cousin, Simon Martirosyan @simonmartirosyan (Armenia 🇦🇲-105kg), on winning the gold medal at this past week's European Weightlifting Championships at just 20 years old! 184 kg (406 lbs) snatch 230 kg (507 lbs) clean&jerk Simon was the silver medalist at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games 🏔🇦🇲 Thanks to @natarem @hookgrip & @gregorwinter @atginsta for the competition and training hall footage 🏋🏻
Today was my last day at Rutgers; I will be moving to San Diego next week. After 8 years here, there's too much to reminisce about in just a caption. So simply said, thanks for having me, Rutgers. Farewell.