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JOACHIM KUNZ 

:: Born in 1959
:: Country: East Germany, Germany
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (3), Silver (2),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Lightweight (67.5KG), Middleweight (75KG),
:: World Records: 9
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1980 Lightweight 2 145+190 = 335
1988 Lightweight 1 150+190 = 340

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1979 Lightweight 2 145+180= 325
1980 Lightweight 2 145+190= 335
1981 Lightweight 1 150+190= 340
1983 Lightweight 1 145+195= 340

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1979 Lightweight 2 140+175= 315
1981 Lightweight 1 150+190= 340
1983 Lightweight 1 145+195= 340
1985 Middleweight 2 155+195= 350
1986 Lightweight 3 142.5+187.5= 330
1987 Lightweight 3 147.5+185= 332.5
1988 Lightweight 2 142.5+177.5= 320
 

World Records Counter: 9 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 4 3 2 0

World Records by Joachim Kunz

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
4/6/1979 Snatch  143  Lightweight  Mei?en
4/6/1979 Total (2)  317.5  Lightweight  Mei?en
5/22/1979 Snatch  145.5  Lightweight  Varna
6/19/1979 Clean and Jerk  182.5  Lightweight  Debrecen
6/26/1981 Snatch  150.5  Lightweight  Karl-Marx-Stadt
6/26/1981 Clean and Jerk  196  Lightweight  Karl-Marx-Stadt
6/26/1981 Total (2)  345  Lightweight  Karl-Marx-Stadt
4/3/1982 Snatch  152.5  Lightweight  Meissen
7/20/1984 Clean and Jerk  198  Lightweight  Schwedt
1980* Clean and Jerk    Lightweight  Moscow
 

Joachim Kunz In Action

Joachim KUNZ
 

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