As part of our exclusive look behind the scenes of pre-season training, this week Raiders TV caught up with Strength and Power Coach Jeremy Robinson to see what’s been happening in the Raiders HQ gym.

Robinson gives members and fans an insight into the Strength and Power portion of the pre-season so far and which players are performing well in the gym during the first block of the pre-season.

Below is the list of players who are leading their respective gym categories (Based on strength to bodyweight ratio):

STRENGTH

Bench Press (Forwards)

Scott Doyle

Paul Vaughan

Shannon Boyd

Bench Press (Backs)

Jeremy Hawkins

Bill Tupou

Haydon Hodge/Josh McCrone

Squats (Forwards)

Luke Bateman

Paul Vaughan

Jarrad Kennedy

Squats (Backs)

Jeremy Hawkins

Jack Wighton

Andrew Heffernan

Weighted Chin Up (Forwards)

Jarrad Kennedy

Paul Vaughan

Jeff Lynch

Weighted Chin Up (Backs)

Josh McCrone

Mitch Cronin

Jack Ahearn

Deadlifts (Forwards)

Paul Vaughan

Luke Page

Patrick Mago

Deadlift (Backs)

Jeremy Hawkins

Bill Tupou

Jack Wighton

Hang Cleans (Forwards)

Luke Bateman

Patrick Mago

O’Donnell

Hang Clean (Backs)

Jeremy Hawkins

Jack Ahearn

Jack Wighton

POWER

Bench Throw (Forwards)

Shannon Boyd

Kyle O’Donnell

Kilu Pangai

Bench Throw (Backs)

Jeremy Hawkins

Haydon Hodge

Brenko Lee

Prone Bench Pull (Forwards)

Kyle O’Donnell

Shannon Boyd

Paul Vaughan

Prone Bench (Backs)

Haydon Hodge

Bill Tupou

Jeremy Hawkins

Squat Jump (Forwards)

Patrick Mago

Kyle O’Donnell

Tevita Pangai

Squat Jumps (Backs)

Andrew Heffernan

Edrick Lee

Jack Wighton