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RUDOLF PLUKFELDER 

:: Born in 1928
:: Country: Soviet Union, Russia
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (3), Silver (1),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Light Heavyweight (82.5KG),
:: World Records: 8
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1964 Light Heavyweight 1 150+142.5+182.5 = 475

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1959 Light Heavyweight 1 145+140+172.5= 457.5
1961 Light Heavyweight 1 150+135+165= 450
1963 Light Heavyweight 2 152.5+142.5+172.5= 467.5
1964 Light Heavyweight 1 150+142.5+182.5= 475

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1959 Light Heavyweight 1 145+140+172.5= 457.5
1960 Light Heavyweight 1 135+137.5+170= 442.5
1961 Light Heavyweight 1 150+135+165= 450
1963 Light Heavyweight 2 152.5+142.5+172.5= 467.5

USSR Championships: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1956 Light Heavyweight 3 130+127.5+160 = 417.5
1957 Light Heavyweight 2 135+132.5+165 = 432.5
1958 Light Heavyweight 1 147.5+135+165 = 440
1959 Light Heavyweight 1 135+135+175 = 445
1960 Light Heavyweight 1 140+140+175 = 455
1961 Light Heavyweight 1 145+140+177.5 = 462.5
1962 Light Heavyweight 1 145+135+170 = 450
1963 Light Heavyweight 1 150+140+175 = 465

Summer Spartakiad of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1956 Light Heavyweight 3 130+127.5+160 = 417.5
1959 Light Heavyweight 1 135+135+175 = 445
1963 Light Heavyweight 1 150+140+175 = 465
 

World Records Counter: 8 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
1 5 0 0 2

World Records by Rudolf Plukfelder

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
9/26/1958 Snatch  138  Light Heavyweight  Rostov/Don
9/26/1958 Press  147.5  Light Heavyweight  Rostov/Don
12/16/1958 Snatch  138.5  Light Heavyweight  Gorky
10/3/1959 Snatch  141  Light Heavyweight  Warszawa
10/3/1959 Total (3)  457.5  Light Heavyweight  Warszawa
12/20/1960 Snatch  141.5  Light Heavyweight  Ufa
12/21/1961 Snatch  142  Light Heavyweight  Dnepropetrovsk
12/21/1961 Total (3)  462.5  Light Heavyweight  Dnepropetrovsk
1958* Total (3)  452.5  Light Heavyweight  Rostov
1959* Snatch  139  Light Heavyweight  Beijing
1959* Snatch  139.5  Light Heavyweight  Moscow
1959* Total (3)  455  Light Heavyweight  Ufa
1961* Total (3)    Light Heavyweight  Minsk
 

Clip-0-Rama @ Lift Up: Rudolf PLUKFELDER

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Rudolf Plukfelder In Action

Rudolf PLUKFELDER

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

 

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