Author Archives: Jacob Smergel

Olympic Weightlifting vs. Traditional Training

This is a question of understanding the difference between a sport and fitness. Most people associate the word “weightlifting” with “lifting weights”. This is no fault of their own, as it is a misnomer in English and the sport wasn’t popular in North America, until recently. Most athletes who compete in the sport of weightlifting […]

Signs You Bought The Wrong Set Of Barbells

If you are in the market for new equipment for your team or organization, the last thing you want to do is buy the wrong set of barbells. You’re on the Werksan Barbells page, so you have come to the right place to shop for your equipment. However, let’s take a look at what could […]