Light-heavyweight M - Weightlifting at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City - Results

Men's Light-heavyweight - Weightlifting
Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting at the Mexico City 1968 Olympics  Mexico City 1968 Olympic Games - Weightlifting
Men's Light-heavyweight 1968
Boris Selitsky URS 485,0 EWR
Vladimir Byelyayev URS 485,0
Norbert Ozimek POL 472,5
4. Gyözö Veres HUN 472,5
5. Karl Arnold GDR 467,5
6. Hans Zdrazila TCH 462,5
7. Jouni Kailajärvi FIN 445,0
8. Lee Jong-sup KOR 440,0
9. Victor Angel Pagan PUR 435,0
10. Pierre St. Jean CAN 435,0
11. Rainer Dörrzapf FRG 435,0
12. Gino Corradini ITA 427,5
13. Juan Curbelo CUB 425,0
14. Michael Pearman GBR 425,0
15. Aldo Roy CAN 420,0
16. John Bolton NZL 420,0
17. Fortunato Rijna AHO 420,0
18. Peter Arthur GBR 415,0
19. Rudolph James GUY 412,5
20. Jose Manuel Figueroa CUB 410,0
21. Rodolfo Castillo CRC 357,5
22. Jose Perez DOM 350,0
Neville Pery AUS dnf
Cedric Demetris JAM dnf
Joseph Puleo USA dnf
Irsan Husen INA dnf
Men's Light-heavyweight - Weightlifting - Mexico City 1968 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 Light-heavyweight competition was held at the Insurgentes Theatre and 26 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's Light-heavyweight - Mexico City 1968 Summer Olympics - are based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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