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VALENTIN KHRISTOV 

:: Born in 1956
:: Country: Bulgaria
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (2), Silver (2),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Heavyweight (110KG),
:: World Records: 9
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1980 Heavyweight 2 185+220 = 405

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1975 Heavyweight 1 180+237.5= 417.5
1977 Heavyweight 1 180+225= 405
1979 Heavyweight 2 177.5+225= 402.5
1980 Heavyweight 2 185+220= 405

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1974 Heavyweight 2 167.5+220= 387.5
1975 Heavyweight 1 180+237.5= 417.5
1976 Heavyweight 1 185+230= 415
1977 Heavyweight 1 180+225= 405
1980 Heavyweight 2 175+227.5= 402.5
 

World Records Counter: 9 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 3 2 4 0

World Records by Valentin Khristov

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
4/13/1975 Total (2)  402.5  Heavyweight  Donaueschingen
7/12/1975 Snatch  178  Heavyweight  Marseille
7/12/1975 Clean and Jerk  230  Heavyweight  Marseille
7/12/1975 Total (2)  405  Heavyweight  Marseille
9/22/1975 Snatch  180  Heavyweight  Moscow
9/22/1975 Clean and Jerk  237.5  Heavyweight  Moscow
9/22/1975 Total (2)  410  Heavyweight  Moscow
9/22/1975 Total (2)  417.5  Heavyweight  Moscow
4/10/1976 Snatch  185  Heavyweight  Berlin
1975* Total (2)  415  Heavyweight  Moscow
 

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Valentin Khristov In Action

Valentin KHRISTOV
 

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