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CHARLES VINCI 

:: Born in 1933
:: Country: United States
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (2), Silver (2),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Bantamweight (56KG),
:: World Records: 5
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1956 Bantamweight 1 105+105+132.5 = 342.5
1960 Bantamweight 1 105+107.5+132.5 = 345

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1955 Bantamweight 2 95+102.5+120= 317.5
1958 Bantamweight 2 105+100+122.5= 327.5

Pan American Games: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1955 Bantamweight 1
1959 Bantamweight 1
 

World Records Counter: 5 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
1 2 1 0 1

World Records by Charles Vinci

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
3/12/1955 Snatch  101  Bantamweight  Mexico City
10/12/1955 Snatch  102.5  Bantamweight  Munich
7/25/1956 Clean and Jerk  134.5  Bantamweight  Chicago
11/23/1956 Total (3)  342.5  Bantamweight  Melbourne
8/28/1959 Press  110  Bantamweight  Chicago
1955* Snatch  103  Bantamweight  Kalkutta
1955* Snatch  104.5  Bantamweight  Neu Delhi
1955* Snatch  105  Bantamweight  Basra
1955* Clean and Jerk  131.5  Bantamweight  Kalkutta
1955* Clean and Jerk  132.5  Bantamweight  New York
1960* Snatch    Bantamweight  Rome
 

Clip-0-Rama @ Lift Up: Charles VINCI

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Charles Vinci In Action

Charles VINCI

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

 

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