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

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

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Men's Light-heavyweight 1968
Boris SelitskyURS485,0EWR
Vladimir ByelyayevURS485,0
Norbert OzimekPOL472,5
4. Gyözö VeresHUN472,5
5. Karl ArnoldGDR467,5
6. Hans ZdrazilaTCH462,5
7. Jouni KailajärviFIN445,0
8. Lee Jong-supKOR440,0
9. Victor Angel PaganPUR435,0
10. Pierre St. JeanCAN435,0
11. Rainer DörrzapfFRG435,0
12. Gino CorradiniITA427,5
13. Juan CurbeloCUB425,0
14. Michael PearmanGBR425,0
15. Aldo RoyCAN420,0
16. John BoltonNZL420,0
17. Fortunato RijnaAHO420,0
18. Peter ArthurGBR415,0
19. Rudolph JamesGUY412,5
20. Jose Manuel FigueroaCUB410,0
21. Rodolfo CastilloCRC357,5
22. Jose PerezDOM350,0
Neville PeryAUSdnf
Cedric DemetrisJAMdnf
Joseph PuleoUSAdnf
Irsan HusenINAdnf

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 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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