Heavyweight M - Weightlifting at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal - Results

Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting
Montreal 1976 Summer Olympics

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Men's Heavyweight 1976
Yuri ZaitsevURS385,0OR
Krustiu SemerdzhievBUL385,0
Tadeusz RutkowskiPOL377,5
4. Pierre GourrierFRA372,5
5. Jürgen CiezkiGDR372,5
6. Javier GonzalezCUB365,0
7. Leif NilssonSWE365,0
8. Rudolf StrejcekTCH362,5
9. Russ PriorCAN362,5
10. Taito HaaraFIN360,0
11. Lennart DahlgrenSWE355,0
12. Gary DrinnonUSA352,5
13. Vinzenz HörtnaglAUT350,0
14. John BurnsGBR347,5
15. John BarrettNZL342,5
16. Robert SantavyCAN337,5
17. Houshang KargarnejadIRI322,5
Ali ValliIRIdnf
Stephen WyattAUSdnf
Brian StrangeGBRdnf
Mark CameronUSA(375,0)dq(d)
Valentin HristovBUL(400,0)dq(d)
* Valentin Hristov BUL disqualified for doping.

** Mark Cameron USA disqualified for doping.

Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting - Montreal 1976 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Athletes competed in two types of lift: the snatch, in which they raised the bar over the head in one movement, and the clean & jerk, in which they raised the bar i two movements using the combined strength of arms and legs. Each athlete was allowed three attempts at each type of lift. The best result in each type of lift counted in the final score for the athlete.

Event facts: Men's Heavyweight competition was held at the St. Michel Arena and 22 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's Heavyweight - Montreal 1976 Summer Olympics - are based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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