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YURY ZAITSEV 

:: Born in 1951
:: Country: Soviet Union, Russia
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (2), Silver (1), Bronze (1),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Heavyweight (110KG),
:: World Records: 2
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1976 Heavyweight 1 165+220 = 385

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1974 Heavyweight 3 160+207.5= 367.5
1976 Heavyweight 1 165+220= 385
1977 Heavyweight 2 170+225= 395
1978 Heavyweight 1 172.5+230= 402.5

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1976 Heavyweight 2 172.5+227.5= 400
1977 Heavyweight 2 170+225= 395
1978 Heavyweight 1 177.5+225= 402.5
1979 Heavyweight 1 172.5+227.5= 400

USSR Championships: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1975 Heavyweight 2 165+222.5 = 387.5
1976 Heavyweight 1 172.5+222.5 = 395
1978 Heavyweight 2 170+225 = 395
1979 Heavyweight 3 172.5+222.5 = 395

Summer Spartakiad of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1975 Heavyweight 2 165+222.5 = 387.5
1979 Heavyweight 3 172.5+222.5 = 395

Cups of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Lift Rank Results (kg)
1974 Heavyweight Total 1 387.5
1974 Heavyweight Clean and Jerk 1 220
1976 Heavyweight Total 1 397.5
1976 Heavyweight Clean and Jerk 1 222.5
1976 Heavyweight Snatch 1 175
1977 Heavyweight Total 1 390
1977 Heavyweight Clean and Jerk 1 222.5
1979 Heavyweight Total 1 407.5
1979 Heavyweight Clean and Jerk 1 237.5
 

World Records Counter: 2 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 0 2 0 0

World Records by Yury Zaitsev

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
9/22/1975 Clean and Jerk  235  Heavyweight  Moscow
3/9/1980 Clean and Jerk  238  Heavyweight  Podolsk
1975* Total (2)  407.5  Heavyweight  Moscow
 

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