Tagged: Moscow

Tregubov

History in Color: 21-year old Viktor Tregubov of Shakhty, Russia is competing in the clean-and-jerk program of the 90kg weight class at the 1986 USSR Spartakiade in Moscow, Russia. Six years afterwards, Tregubov became...

Kanygin (CCCP)

History in Color: World champion Vladimir Kanygin, middleweight from Blagoveshchensk, Russia competes in the snatch lift at the 1971 USSR Spartakiade in Moscow. 1971 Championship of the USSR Location: Moscow Russia Weight Class: Middleweight  [75 kg]More Info On the...

Umar Edelkhanov

The History in Color cover photo features this time one of best Soviet lightweights of the 1980s, Umar Edelkhanov cleaning 180kg  load at the Izmaylovo Weightlifting Arena in Moscow. Born in 1964, Umar Edelkhanov...