Quality criteria for this movement:

Quality criteria are a series of boxes that must be ticked to ensure good quality, safe, efficient and effective movement. These criteria don’t cover the start, mid and end points of a repetition, but the quality of what happens between these points. For optimal movement patterns, only repetitions that meet these criteria should be counted.

  • No early arm bend.
  • Hook grip.
  • Receive bar in partial depth squat with hips back.
  • Feet must move.
  • Receive with feet in squat-width stance.
  • Finishing the pull.
  • Hook grip off in the receiving position.
  • Receive bar on top (not front) of shoulders.