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Paul Anderson

 

PAUL ANDERSON: Biography

 

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PAUL ANDERSON: Career Highlights

Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1956 Super Heavyweight 1 167.5+145 + 187.5 = 500

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1955 Super Heavyweight 1 185+145+182.5= 512.5
 

World Records Counter: 5 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
3 0 1 0 1

World Records by Paul Anderson

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
  Note: * Unofficial world records
4/26/1955 Press  182.5  Super Heavyweight  Cleveland
4/26/1955 Clean and Jerk  196.5  Super Heavyweight  Cleveland
7/5/1955 Press  183  Super Heavyweight  York
10/16/1955 Press  185.5  Super Heavyweight  Munchen
10/16/1955 Total (3)  512.5  Super Heavyweight  Munchen
1955* Press  185  Super Heavyweight  York
1955* Clean and Jerk  193  Super Heavyweight  Cleveland
1955* Clean and Jerk  197  Super Heavyweight  Cleveland
1955* Total (3)  497.5  Super Heavyweight  Hyde Point
 

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