Oleskiy Torokhtiy,
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Oleksiy Torokhtiy is a professional athlete with 20 years of experience in Olympic-style weightlifting under his belt. He won multiple European and World titles and took part in two Olympic Games, Beijing in 2008 and London in 2012.

After finishing his career he has committed himself to coaching and has hosted 200+ weightlifting seminars all over the globe. He's the founder of an international sportswear and accessories brand, Warm Body Cold Mind (which is his motto), author, and creator of a series of training programs and eBooks.

Oleksiy is also one of the biggest social media influencers in weightlifting, with more than half a million subscribers. He is famous for his free training videos on his YouTube channel"

He is the author and producer of a pair of Master Classes: The Clean and The Snatch.

Most employees of Torokhtiy Weightlifting, are Ukrainians. They are living in Ukraine, and now they are still in Ukraine. Oleksiy Ukrainian won titles under the Ukrainian flag. He promotes support to Ukrainians in many ways through his vast social media and online presence.