Heavyweight M - Weightlifting at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich - Results

Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting
Munich 1972 Summer Olympics

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Men's Heavyweight 1972
Jaan TaltsURS580,0OR
Aleksandr KraichevBUL562,5
Stefan GrütznerGDR555,0
4. Helmut LoschGDR547,5
5. Roberto VezzaniITA545,0
6. Janos HazslikHUN542,5
7. Kauko KangasniemiFIN537,5
8. Rainer DörrzapfFRG522,5
9. Rudolf StrejcekTCH522,5
10. Frank CapsourasUSA520,0
11. Alan BallUSA515,0
12. Javier GonzalezCUB510,0
13. David HancockGBR510,0
14. Jean-Paul FouletierFRA505,0
15. Andres Martinez ArencibiaCUB500,0
16. Edgar KjerranNOR495,0
17. Peter PhillipsAUS487,5
18. Kenneth PriceGBR480,0
19. Oskar SigurpalssonISL477,5
20. Pablo Juan CamposPUR472,5
21. Bent HarsmannDEN465,0
22. Price MorrisCAN457,5
23. Henry PhillipsPAN455,0
Taito HaaraFINdnf
Eivind RekustadNORdnf
Stancho PenchevBULdnf

Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting - Munich 1972 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Athletes competed in three types of lift: the snatch, in which they raised the bar over the head in one movement, the clean & jerk, in which they raised the bar i two movements using the combined strength of arms and legs, and the press, in which they lifted the bar to the shoulders and then over the head using only the arms. 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 and 26 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's Heavyweight - Munich 1972 Summer Olympics - are based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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