Posted on 14 Oct 2011 08:09
Andrey Malanichev is a Powerlifter from Russia. He reached an Elite level in the sport of Powerlifting with his 2010 Win in the World RAW Powerlifting Championship held in Moscow. Following his 2009 win at the Cup of the Titans Championship in Russia he won the 2010 Super Cup of the Titans.
Malanichev was born on January 10, 1977 in Barvikha (Moscow Region). He was first interested in boxing and wrestling but he began training for Powerlifting at the age of 16. At the age of 21, Andrey went to a gym called "Muscle Sport" owned by Igor Zavyalov. In the same year Malanichev first competed in the Russian Cup in the 125kg weight class. With his total of 907kg, Andrey set a record in Russia among juniors and in the men's category, where he took second place.
He has launched his own website, Malan Power, which has detailed training explanations, videos, etc.