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Top Olympic Lifters of the 20th Century

 

ALEXEY MEDVEDEV 

:: Born in 1927 Died in 2003
:: Country: Soviet Union, Russia
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (2),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Super Heavyweight (82.5 PlusKG), Super Heavyweight (90 PlusKG),
:: World Records: 1
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
No medals won.

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1957 Super Heavyweight 1 165+147.5+187.5= 500
1958 Super Heavyweight 1 160+145+180= 485

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1956 Super Heavyweight 1 150+137.5+177.5= 465
1958 Super Heavyweight 1 160+145+180= 485

USSR Championships: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1949 Super Heavyweight 2 115+122.5+152.5 = 390
1950 Super Heavyweight 3 125+125+157.5 = 407.5
1952 Super Heavyweight 2 130+130+160 = 420
1953 Super Heavyweight 1 130+132.5+165 = 427.5
1954 Super Heavyweight 1 142.5+137.5+170 = 450
1955 Super Heavyweight 1 142.5+137.5+170 = 450
1956 Super Heavyweight 2 160+130+175 = 465
1957 Super Heavyweight 2 160+145+182.5 = 487.5
1958 Super Heavyweight 1 167.5+147.5+190 = 505
1960 Super Heavyweight 2 160+145+185 = 490

Summer Spartakiad of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1956 Super Heavyweight 2 160+130+175 = 465
 

World Records Counter: 1 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 1 0 0 0

World Records by Alexey Medvedev

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
3/15/1959 Snatch  151  Super Heavyweight  Moscow
 

Clip-0-Rama @ Lift Up: Alexey MEDVEDEV

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Alexey Medvedev In Action

Alexey MEDVEDEV

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