What happened Ilya Ilyin?
Ilya Ilyin, the most controversial and arguably the most popular weightlifter of the 21st century, is retiring from the sport. Ilyin, who will be 32 in three weeks, revealed his decision in an interview with the Kazakh newspaper and website Vesti today.
Who is Ilya Ilyin?
Ilya Aleksandrovich Ilyin (Russian: Илья Александрович Ильин; born 24 May 1988) is a retired Kazakhstani weightlifter who won four world championships. On 12 December, 2015 at the President’s Cup in Grozny, Russia, Ilyin set two world records in the −105 kg class.
Is Ilya Ilyin vegan?
Ilya Ilyin is a vegetarian Olympic weightlifter Ilya Ilyin is an Olympic weightlifter from Kazakhstan. He has won four world championships and has been a vegetarian since 2012.
Who is the strongest vegan man in the world?
The world’s strongest vegan, Patrik Baboumian, shows that plants are the perfect fuel—even for record-breaking powerlifters like him. Baboumian is well known for his appearance in The Game Changers.
Is Kendrick Farris still vegan?
Kendrick Farris is an olympic weightlifter and record-holder, who’s been vegan since 2014.
What is Clarence Kennedy’s job?
Clarence Kennedy is a bit of an enigma in the weightlifting world: strong as an ox, quiet as a mouse, he’s a weightlifter with no interest in competing, and he’s the creator of one of the most talked-about YouTube channels on weightlifting — but he shies away from publicity and doesn’t even have an official website.
Why is Clarence so strong?
Clarence has certainly become stronger since he changed his diet, though credit shouldn’t be given to the diet — it’s the training. In fact, Clarence explained that the reason he changed his diet was completely separate to his training.