History of Olympic Weightlifting
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Featuring Summer Olympics, official IWF World Championship medalists, world records setters and major international tournaments, this section of the Lift Up offers customized searches of the Top Olympic Lifters of the 20th century.
The search form allows to generate results either by the Country that lifters represented in the official international tournaments or by lifters' Last Name. Detailed career highlights and profile of each lifter are available as selections within the list of results for both searches.
Although the Lift Up covers results of many international tournaments and lists current world records, the selection criteria for the Top Olympic Lifters of the 20th Century includes the following: