ICKB Master Sara Sets 24kg Jerk Record

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Sara Nelson-Montoya, our favorite ICKB teacher and Master of Sport, set the new USA National Record for the 24kg Jerk in the 63kg weight class with 133 reps at the West Coast Kettlebell Classic on February 7, 2015.  Watch the amazing video here.  Each of these gorgeous photographs perfectly capture Sara’s graceful technique.

1.  Elbow firmly planted into hip bone; breath active in rack position, then bend knees for first dip

2.  Extension of ankles, knees, hips; kettlebell aligned vertically over legs once weightless

3.  Receive Kettlebell in second dip with arm locked out

4.  Extension and stabilization of shoulder, elbow, and wrist; total-body fixation



Come learn this recipe for success at the Ice Chamber KB Certification on March 22, 2015.

Photos by Shelly at http://shutterbug94549.smugmug.com

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  1. Steven

    February 17, 2015 at 6:06 pm

    Nice work Sara! Great extensions.