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YURY VLASOV 

:: Born in 1935
:: Country: Soviet Union, Russia
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (5), Silver (1),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Super Heavyweight (102.5 PlusKG), Super Heavyweight (110 PlusKG), Super Heavyweight (90 PlusKG),
:: World Records: 31
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1960 Super Heavyweight 1 180+155+202.5 = 537.5
1964 Super Heavyweight 2 197.5+162.5+210 = 570

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1959 Super Heavyweight 1 160+147.5+192.5= 500
1961 Super Heavyweight 1 180+155+190= 525
1962 Super Heavyweight 1 177.5+155+207.5= 540
1963 Super Heavyweight 1 187.5+160+210= 557.5
1964 Super Heavyweight 2 197.5+162.5+210= 570

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1959 Super Heavyweight 1 160+147.5+192.5= 500
1960 Super Heavyweight 1 170+145+185= 500
1961 Super Heavyweight 1 180+155+190= 525
1962 Super Heavyweight 1 177.5+155+207.5= 540
1963 Super Heavyweight 1 187.5+160+210= 557.5
1964 Super Heavyweight 1 190+165+207.5= 562.5

USSR Championships: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1958 Super Heavyweight 3 155+135+180 = 470
1959 Super Heavyweight 1 160+150+185 = 495
1960 Super Heavyweight 1 170+150+190 = 510
1961 Super Heavyweight 1 180+160+210 = 550
1962 Super Heavyweight 1 187.5+150+185 = 522.5
1963 Super Heavyweight 1 185+152.5+205 = 542.5

Summer Spartakiad of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1959 Super Heavyweight 1 160+150+185 = 495
1963 Super Heavyweight 1 185+152.5+205 = 542.5
 

World Records Counter: 31 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
7 7 9 0 8

World Records by Yury Vlasov

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
4/22/1959 Snatch  151.5  Super Heavyweight  Leningrad
4/22/1959 Clean and Jerk  197.5  Super Heavyweight  Leningrad
10/4/1959 Snatch  153  Super Heavyweight  Warszawa
6/7/1960 Snatch  155.5  Super Heavyweight  Leningrad
9/10/1960 Clean and Jerk  202  Super Heavyweight  Roma
9/10/1960 Total (3)  537.5  Super Heavyweight  Roma
6/27/1961 Clean and Jerk  205  Super Heavyweight  Kislovodsk
7/29/1961 Clean and Jerk  206  Super Heavyweight  London
9/28/1961 Clean and Jerk  208  Super Heavyweight  Schwechat
12/22/1961 Snatch  163  Super Heavyweight  Dnepropetrovsk
12/22/1961 Clean and Jerk  210.5  Super Heavyweight  Dnepropetrovsk
12/22/1961 Total (3)  550  Super Heavyweight  Dnepropetrovsk
4/2/1962 Press  186  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
5/10/1962 Press  188.5  Super Heavyweight  Tbilisi
5/30/1962 Clean and Jerk  211  Super Heavyweight  Hameenlinna
6/29/1963 Press  190.5  Super Heavyweight  Wienn
8/29/1963 Press  192.5  Super Heavyweight  Podolsk
9/13/1963 Clean and Jerk  212.5  Super Heavyweight  Stockholm
9/13/1963 Total (3)  552.5  Super Heavyweight  Stockholm
9/13/1963 Total (3)  557.5  Super Heavyweight  Stockholm
1/26/1964 Snatch  168  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
6/28/1964 Total (3)  562.5  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
8/3/1964 Snatch  170.5  Super Heavyweight  Podolsk
8/3/1964 Press  196  Super Heavyweight  Podolsk
8/3/1964 Clean and Jerk  215.5  Super Heavyweight  Podolsk
8/3/1964 Total (3)  570  Super Heavyweight  Podolsk
8/3/1964 Total (3)  575  Super Heavyweight  Podolsk
8/3/1964 Total (3)  580  Super Heavyweight  Podolsk
10/18/1964 Snatch  172.5  Super Heavyweight  Tokyo
10/18/1964 Press  197.5  Super Heavyweight  Tokyo
5/15/1967 Press  199  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
1960* Total (3)  520  Super Heavyweight  Rome
1960* Total (3)  530  Super Heavyweight  Rome
1961* Total (3)  540  Super Heavyweight  Dnepropetrovsk
 

Clip-0-Rama @ Lift Up: Yury VLASOV

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Yury Vlasov In Action

Yury VLASOV

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