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PETER GEORGE 

:: Born in 1929
:: Country: United States
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (6), Silver (4),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Lightweight (67.5KG), Middleweight (75KG),
:: World Records: 4
:: More Info:
PETER GEORGE › Olympic Medals and Results
PETER GEORGE › World Championships Medals and Results
PETER GEORGE › Major Lifting Tournaments
PETER GEORGE › World Records
PETER GEORGE › Video Footage
PETER GEORGE › Action Photo
PETER GEORGE › Comments

Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1948 Middleweight 2 105+122.5+155 = 382.5
1952 Middleweight 1 115+127.5+157.5 = 400
1956 Middleweight 2 122.5+127.5+162.5 = 412.5

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1947 Lightweight 1 97.5+110+145= 352.5
1949 Middleweight 2 110+125+150= 385
1950 Middleweight 2 107.5+125+157.5= 395
1951 Middleweight 1 112.5+125+157.5= 395
1953 Lightweight 1 107.5+115+150= 370
1954 Middleweight 1 117.5+127.5+160= 405
1955 Middleweight 1 120+127.5+157.5= 405

Pan American Games: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1951 Middleweight 1
1955 Middleweight 1
 

World Records Counter: 4 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 0 3 0 1

World Records by Peter George

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
2/6/1948 Clean and Jerk  161  Middleweight  York
1/15/1950 Clean and Jerk  162  Middleweight  Los Angeles
1/27/1950 Clean and Jerk  164.5  Middleweight  York
8/28/1953 Total (3)  370  Lightweight  Stockholm
 

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