World Records since 1919
One of the most impressive aspects of Olympic weightlifting is related to setting up the world records. The Lift Up web site features a database of all official world records set in the 20th century.
This section of the site presents various available searches of the world records database at Lift Up. To search the records, please select one of the form featured in this section:
- Weight Class and Lift Type
View results by a specific weight class and by a selected lift type (snatch, clean-and-jerk, press or total of 2 or 3 lifts).
The search results can be sorted by the name of the lifter, result and year of the record.
- Year of Record
View records set in a specific year.
The search results can be sorted by weight class, lift type, location, result and name of the record holder.
- Specific Athlete
Search the World Records database by lifters' last and first names.
- All Time Top 25 Athletes
Generate the top lists of lifters by a specific weight class and by a selected lift type.