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LEONID ZHABOTINSKY 

:: Born in 1938
:: Country: Soviet Union, Ukraine
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (4), Bronze (1),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Super Heavyweight (102.5 PlusKG), Super Heavyweight (110 PlusKG), Super Heavyweight (90 PlusKG),
:: World Records: 19
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1964 Super Heavyweight 1 187.5+167.5+217.5 = 572.5
1968 Super Heavyweight 1 200+170+202.5 = 572.5

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1963 Super Heavyweight 3 170+157.5+200= 527.5
1964 Super Heavyweight 1 187.5+167.5+217.5= 572.5
1965 Super Heavyweight 1 185+165+202.5= 552.5
1966 Super Heavyweight 1 190+160+217.5= 567.5
1968 Super Heavyweight 1 200+170+202.5= 572.5

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1963 Super Heavyweight 2 170+157.5+200= 527.5
1966 Super Heavyweight 1 190+160+217.5= 567.5
1968 Super Heavyweight 1 180+167.5+212.5= 570

USSR Championships: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1961 Super Heavyweight 2 170+150+180 = 500
1962 Super Heavyweight 2 172.5+150+190 = 512.5
1963 Super Heavyweight 2 175+155+200 = 530
1964 Super Heavyweight 1 185+155+195 = 535
1965 Super Heavyweight 1 180+160+200 = 540
1967 Super Heavyweight 1 192.5+175+217.5 = 585
1968 Super Heavyweight 1 195+170+220 = 585
1969 Super Heavyweight 1 195+167.5+210 = 572.5

Summer Spartakiad of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1963 Super Heavyweight 2 175+155+200 = 530
1967 Super Heavyweight 1 192.5+175+217.5 = 585

Cups of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Lift Rank Results (kg)
1973 Super Heavyweight Total 1 395
1973 Super Heavyweight Clean and Jerk 1 220
1973 Super Heavyweight Snatch 1 175
 

World Records Counter: 19 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
1 10 6 0 2

World Records by Leonid Zhabotinsky

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
7/31/1963 Snatch  165  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
9/13/1963 Snatch  167.5  Super Heavyweight  Stockholm
3/22/1964 Snatch  168.5  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
3/22/1964 Clean and Jerk  213  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
3/22/1964 Total (3)  560  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
10/18/1964 Clean and Jerk  217.5  Super Heavyweight  Tokyo
11/2/1965 Snatch  173  Super Heavyweight  Teheran
4/17/1966 Snatch  173.5  Super Heavyweight  Cairo
10/21/1966 Clean and Jerk  218  Super Heavyweight  Berlin
6/18/1967 Snatch  174  Super Heavyweight  Sofia
6/18/1967 Clean and Jerk  218.5  Super Heavyweight  Sofia
6/18/1967 Total (3)  590  Super Heavyweight  Sofia
8/3/1967 Snatch  175.5  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
8/3/1967 Clean and Jerk  219  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
8/16/1967 Press  201.5  Super Heavyweight  Sofia
5/19/1968 Clean and Jerk  220  Super Heavyweight  Lugansk
6/25/1968 Snatch  176  Super Heavyweight  Leningrad
12/18/1973 Snatch  183.5  Super Heavyweight  Tuapse
2/21/1974 Snatch  185.5  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
 

Clip-0-Rama @ Lift Up: Leonid ZHABOTINSKY

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Leonid Zhabotinsky In Action

Leonid ZHABOTINSKY

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