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ALEXANDER VORONIN 

:: Born in 1951 Died in 1992
:: Country: Soviet Union, Russia
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (2), Silver (1), Bronze (1),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Flyweight (52KG),
:: World Records: 13
:: More Info:
ALEXANDER VORONIN › Olympic Medals and Results
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ALEXANDER VORONIN › Major Lifting Tournaments
ALEXANDER VORONIN › World Records
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ALEXANDER VORONIN › Comments

Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1976 Flyweight 1 105+137.5 = 242.5

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1975 Flyweight 2 100+132.5= 232.5
1976 Flyweight 1 105+137.5= 242.5
1977 Flyweight 1 107.5+140= 247.5
1979 Flyweight 3 110+132.5= 242.5

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1975 Flyweight 2 100+132.5= 232.5
1976 Flyweight 1 107.5+132.5= 240
1977 Flyweight 1 107.5+140= 247.5
1979 Flyweight 1 110+135= 245
1980 Flyweight 1 107.5+132.5= 240

USSR Championships: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1974 Flyweight 2 92.5+122.5 = 215
1975 Flyweight 1 102.5+130 = 232.5
1979 Flyweight 1 107.5+132.5 = 240

Summer Spartakiad of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1975 Flyweight 1 102.5+130 = 232.5
1979 Flyweight 1 107.5+132.5 = 240

Cups of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Lift Rank Results (kg)
1975 Flyweight Total 1 232.5
1980 Flyweight Total 1 245
1980 Flyweight Clean and Jerk 1 137.5
1980 Flyweight Snatch 1 112.5
 

World Records Counter: 13 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 7 3 3 0

World Records by Alexander Voronin

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
3/16/1975 Snatch  107  Flyweight  Zaporozhie
4/12/1975 Snatch  107.5  Flyweight  Meissen
4/12/1975 Total (2)  242.5  Flyweight  Meissen
4/3/1976 Snatch  108.5  Flyweight  Berlin
4/3/1976 Clean and Jerk  140.5  Flyweight  Berlin
7/18/1976 Clean and Jerk  141  Flyweight  Montreal
3/18/1977 Snatch  109  Flyweight  Vilnius
3/18/1977 Total (2)  245  Flyweight  Vilnius
9/17/1977 Total (2)  247.5  Flyweight  Stuttgart
3/21/1979 Snatch  110  Flyweight  Leningrad
5/19/1979 Snatch  110.5  Flyweight  Varna
5/19/1979 Clean and Jerk  142  Flyweight  Varna
4/25/1980 Snatch  112.5  Flyweight  Belgrad
1978* Clean and Jerk  141.5  Flyweight  Erevan
 

Alexander Voronin In Action

Alexander VORONIN
 

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