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ISAAC BERGER 

:: Born in 1936
:: Country: United States
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (3), Silver (4), Bronze (1),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Featherweight (60KG),
:: World Records: 4
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1956 Featherweight 1 107.5+107.5+137.5 = 352.5
1960 Featherweight 2 117.5+105+140 = 362.5
1964 Featherweight 2 122.5+107.5+152.5 = 382.5

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1957 Featherweight 3 115+102.5+132.5= 350
1958 Featherweight 1 115+110+147.5= 372.5
1959 Featherweight 2 112.5+110+140= 362.5
1961 Featherweight 1 120+105+142.5= 367.5
1963 Featherweight 2 117.5+105+145= 367.5
1964 Featherweight 2 122.5+107.5+152.5= 382.5

Pan American Games: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1959 Featherweight 1
1963 Featherweight 1
 

World Records Counter: 4 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
1 0 1 0 2

World Records by Isaac Berger

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
9/24/1957 Press  117  Featherweight  Tel Aviv
9/17/1958 Total (3)  372.5  Featherweight  Stockholm
9/17/1958 Total (3)  372.5  Featherweight  Stockholm
1/12/1964 Clean and Jerk  152.5  Featherweight  Tokyo
1958* Clean and Jerk  145  Featherweight  New York
1959* Clean and Jerk  147.5  Featherweight  Moscow
1961* Press  121.5  Featherweight  Honolulu
1961* Clean and Jerk  148.5  Featherweight  Tel Aviv
 

Clip-0-Rama @ Lift Up: Isaac BERGER

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Isaac Berger In Action

Isaac BERGER

Note: More photos of the athlete are available in the Isaac Berger: Hall of Fame Gallery section of the Lift Up web site.

 

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