Weightlifting at the 1988 Summer Olympics
|Medalists - Seoul 1988:|
|Men's Heavyweight in Seoul 1988|
|Venue: Olympic Weightlifting Gymnasium|
|Participants: 20 athletes participated in the event.|
|Schedule: The final took place on Tuesday, September 27, 1988.|
|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.
|These facts about Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database|