Tag Archives: Scott Schmidt

Scott Schmidt – New LEVEL 2 OFFICIAL

by Al Myers
Bob Geib lifting under the watch of 3 Level 2 USAWA Officials at the 2013 USAWA National Championships: Chad Ullom (left), Scott Schmidt (center), and Joe Ciavattone (right).
It’s always exciting news when a new USAWA certified official reaches LEVEL 2 officiating status.  Congratulations goes to Scott Schmidt for becoming the most recent Level 2 […]

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The Schubert Lifts

by Al Myers

John Schubert's bio from the Cleveland Sports Hall of Fame.
I never had the opportunity to meet John Schubert.  I wish that I had.  Since his passing, I have heard many stories from those that knew him about his positive influence on their weightlifting careers.   John was a true all rounder – he […]

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My Pinch Grip Training

by Scott Schmidt
Greetings, Fellow Strongmen!
Scott Schmidt shows his AMAZING Pinch Grip – with a 2 Hand Pinch Grip of 180 pounds and a 1 Hand Pinch Grip of 115 pounds.
After a recent performance at the Historic Ambridge Bar Bell Club Challenge, I was asked to submit an article describing my training techniques for the […]

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Tribute to Howard

by Scott Schmidt
Greetings, All
You may have just read the sad news on our Website that one of the Icons of the USAWA, Howard Prechtel passed away November 9th, 2010. Al Myers asked that we share our experiences with Howard. This is my response.
Sincerely,
Scott Schmidt
Tribute to Howard
As a tribute to Howard Prechtel, I would like to […]

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