Team USA Weightlifting in Rome
History in color: This photo of Team USA 1960 was taken in the Olympic village in Rome prior to the opening ceremony.
Top row (l-r):
Bob Hoffman, John Pulskamp (4th place, 90kg), Jim Bradford (silver, 90+kg), Norbert Schemansky (bronze, 90+kg), Richard Zirk, John Terpak
Front row (l-r):
Charles Vinci (gold, 56kg), Isaac Berger (silver, 60kg), Tony Garcy, Tommy Kono (silver, 75kg), Jim George (82.5kg, silver)
|56||Bantamweight||Charles VINCI, United States||105EOR+107.5EWR+132.5 = 345EWR|
|60||Featherweight||Eugene MINAEV, Soviet Union||120EWR+110OR+142.5OR = 372.5EWR|
|67.5||Lightweight||Viktor BUSHUEV, Soviet Union||125EOR+122.5OR+150 = 397.5WR|
|75||Middleweight||Alexander KURYNOV, Soviet Union||135+132.5OR+170WR = 437.5WR|
|82.5||Light Heavyweight||Ireneusz PALINSKI, Poland||130+132.5EOR+180WR = 442.5|
|90||Middle Heavyweight||Arkady VOROBYEV, Soviet Union||152.5+142.5OR+177.5EOR = 472.5WR|
|90+||Super Heavyweight||Yury VLASOV, Soviet Union||180OR+155OR+202.5WR = 537.5WR|
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