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GERD BONK 

:: Born in 1951
:: Country: East Germany, Germany
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Silver (2), Bronze (3),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Super Heavyweight (110 PlusKG),
:: World Records: 2
:: More Info:
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GERD BONK › Olympic Medals and Results
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1972 Super Heavyweight 3 200+155+217.5 = 572.5
1976 Super Heavyweight 2 170+235 = 405

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1972 Super Heavyweight 3 200+155+217.5= 572.5
1975 Super Heavyweight 2 180+242.5= 422.5
1976 Super Heavyweight 2 170+235= 405
1978 Super Heavyweight 3 175+235= 410
1979 Super Heavyweight 3 182.5+230= 412.5

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1972 Super Heavyweight 3 200+150+215= 565
1974 Super Heavyweight 2 167.5+235= 402.5
1975 Super Heavyweight 2 180+242.5= 422.5
1976 Super Heavyweight 1 180+252.5= 432.5
1978 Super Heavyweight 3 172.5+230= 402.5
1979 Super Heavyweight 1 185+242.5= 427.5
1980 Super Heavyweight 3 175+232.5= 407.5
 

World Records Counter: 2 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 0 2 0 0

World Records by Gerd Bonk

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
11/28/1975 Clean and Jerk  246.8  Super Heavyweight  Karl-Marx-Stadt
4/11/1976 Clean and Jerk  252.5  Super Heavyweight  Berlin
1976* Total (2)    Super Heavyweight  Berlin
 

Clip-0-Rama @ Lift Up: Gerd BONK

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Gerd Bonk In Action

Gerd BONK

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

 

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