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GYOZO VERES 

:: Born in 1936 Died in 2011
:: Country: Hungary
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (2), Silver (2), Bronze (2),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Middleweight (75KG), Light Heavyweight (82.5KG),
:: World Records: 16
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1960 Middleweight 3 130+120+155 = 405
1964 Light Heavyweight 3 155+135+177.5 = 467.5

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1961 Middleweight 2 142.5+117.5+160= 420
1962 Light Heavyweight 1 155+130+175= 460
1963 Light Heavyweight 1 155+137.5+185= 477.5
1964 Light Heavyweight 3 155+135+177.5= 467.5
1966 Light Heavyweight 2 157.5+137.5+190= 485

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1959 Middleweight 3 120+117.5+152.5= 390
1960 Middleweight 2 122.5+120+155= 397.5
1961 Middleweight 2 142.5+117.5+160= 420
1962 Light Heavyweight 1 155+130+175= 460
1963 Light Heavyweight 1 155+137.5+185= 477.5
1966 Light Heavyweight 2 157.5+137.5+190= 485
 

World Records Counter: 16 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
6 0 5 0 5

World Records by Gyozo Veres

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
11/11/1961 Press  143  Middleweight  Budapest
11/11/1961 Press  146  Middleweight  Budapest
5/5/1962 Press  155  Light Heavyweight  Budapest
6/3/1962 Press  157.5  Light Heavyweight  Budapest
6/3/1962 Clean and Jerk  180.5  Light Heavyweight  Budapest
6/17/1962 Total (3)  465  Light Heavyweight  Budapest
2/22/1963 Clean and Jerk  187.5  Light Heavyweight  Szombathely
4/6/1963 Clean and Jerk  184  Light Heavyweight  Budapest
5/5/1963 Press  160  Light Heavyweight  Budapest
5/5/1963 Total (3)  475  Light Heavyweight  Budapest
9/11/1963 Clean and Jerk  185  Light Heavyweight  Stockholm
9/11/1963 Total (3)  477.5  Light Heavyweight  Stockholm
10/19/1966 Clean and Jerk  190  Light Heavyweight  Berlin
10/19/1966 Total (3)  480  Light Heavyweight  Berlin
10/19/1966 Total (3)  485  Light Heavyweight  Berlin
11/27/1966 Press  163.5  Light Heavyweight  Tatabanya
1963* Total (3)  470  Light Heavyweight  Szombathely
1966* Press  160.5  Light Heavyweight  Szombathely
 

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