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NAIM SULEYMANOGLU 

:: Born in 1967
:: Country: Turkey, Bulgaria
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (10), Silver (1),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Bantamweight (56KG), Featherweight (60KG), Featherweight (62KG), Featherweight (64KG),
:: World Records: 51
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1988 Featherweight 1 152.5+190 = 342.5
1992 Featherweight 1 142.5+177.5 = 320
1996 Featherweight 1 147.5+187.5 = 335

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1983 Bantamweight 2 130+160= 290
1985 Featherweight 1 142.5+180= 322.5
1986 Featherweight 1 147.5+187.5= 335
1989 Featherweight 1 145+172.5= 317.5
1991 Featherweight 1 137.5+172.5= 310
1993 Featherweight 1 145+177.5= 322.5
1994 Featherweight 1 147.5+182.5= 330
1995 Featherweight 1 147.5+180= 327.5

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1983 Bantamweight 2 130+160= 290
1984 Bantamweight 1
1985 Featherweight 1 140+172.5= 312.5
1986 Featherweight 1 145+187.7= 332.5
1988 Featherweight 1 150+180= 330
1989 Featherweight 1 145+172.5= 317.5
1992 Featherweight 2 142.5+170= 312.5
1994 Featherweight 1 145+180= 325
1995 Featherweight 1 142.5+182.5= 325
2000 Featherweight 3 140+170= 310
 

World Records Counter: 51 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 17 17 17 0

World Records by Naim Suleymanoglu

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
3/26/1983 Clean and Jerk  160  Bantamweight  Allentown
3/26/1983 Total (2)  285  Bantamweight  Allentown
10/23/1983 Snatch  130  Bantamweight  Moscow
10/23/1983 Total (2)  290  Bantamweight  Moscow
1984 Clean and Jerk  172.5  Bantamweight  Sarajevo
1984 Clean and Jerk  173  Bantamweight  Sarajevo
1984 Total (2)  327.5  Featherweight  Sarajevo
4/27/1984 Clean and Jerk  168  Bantamweight  Vitoria
4/27/1984 Total (2)  297.5  Bantamweight  Vitoria
5/12/1984 Snatch  131.5  Bantamweight  Varna
5/12/1984 Clean and Jerk  170  Bantamweight  Varna
5/12/1984 Total (2)  300  Bantamweight  Varna
6/16/1984 Snatch  134  Bantamweight  Schilong
9/12/1984 Clean and Jerk  170.5  Bantamweight  Varna
11/24/1984 Snatch  140.5  Featherweight  Sarajevo
11/24/1984 Snatch  142.5  Featherweight  Sarajevo
11/24/1984 Clean and Jerk  185.5  Featherweight  Sarajevo
11/24/1984 Total (2)  325  Featherweight  Sarajevo
8/24/1985 Snatch  143  Featherweight  Sodertalje
9/11/1985 Total (2)  330  Featherweight  Monte Carlo
11/9/1985 Snatch  145  Featherweight  Monte Carlo
11/9/1985 Clean and Jerk  186  Featherweight  Monte Carlo
5/8/1986 Snatch  145.5  Featherweight  Karl-Marx-Stadt
5/8/1986 Clean and Jerk  187.5  Featherweight  Karl-Marx-Stadt
5/8/1986 Total (2)  332.5  Featherweight  Karl-Marx-Stadt
11/9/1986 Snatch  147.5  Featherweight  Sofia
11/9/1986 Clean and Jerk  188  Featherweight  Sofia
11/9/1986 Total (2)  335  Featherweight  Sofia
12/7/1986 Snatch  148  Featherweight  Melbourne
4/27/1988 Snatch  150  Featherweight  Cardiff
9/20/1988 Snatch  150.5  Featherweight  Seoul
9/20/1988 Snatch  152.5  Featherweight  Seoul
9/20/1988 Clean and Jerk  188.5  Featherweight  Seoul
9/20/1988 Clean and Jerk  190  Featherweight  Seoul
9/20/1988 Total (2)  340  Featherweight  Seoul
9/20/1988 Total (2)  342.5  Featherweight  Seoul
1993 Clean and Jerk  177.5  Featherweight  Melbourne
1993 Total (2)  322.5  Featherweight  Melbourne
1994 Snatch  145  Featherweight  Sokolov
1994 Snatch  147.5  Featherweight  Istanbul
1994 Clean and Jerk  180  Featherweight  Sokolov
1994 Clean and Jerk  181  Featherweight  Istanbul
1994 Clean and Jerk  182.5  Featherweight  Istanbul
1994 Total (2)  325  Featherweight  Sokolov
1994 Total (2)  327.5  Featherweight  Istanbul
1994 Total (2)  330  Featherweight  Istanbul
1995 Snatch  138  Featherweight  Warsaw
1995 Snatch  140  Featherweight  Warsaw
1996 Clean and Jerk  185  Featherweight  Atlanta
1996 Total (2)  332.5  Featherweight  Atlanta
1996 Total (2)  335  Featherweight  Atlanta
1983* Snatch  130.5  Bantamweight  Langbathsee
1983* Clean and Jerk  165.5  Bantamweight  Langbathsee
1984* Snatch    Bantamweight  Varna
1984* Snatch  133.5  Bantamweight  Varna
1984* Clean and Jerk  167.5  Bantamweight  Vitoria
1984* Total (2)  302.5  Bantamweight  Sarajevo
1984* Total (2)  305  Bantamweight  Sarajevo
 

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Naim Suleymanoglu In Action

Naim SULEYMANOGLU

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