Olympic weightlifting
Olympic weightlifting, also called Olympic-style weightlifting, or weightlifting, is an athletic discipline in the modern Olympic programme in which the athlete attempts a maximum-weight single lift o...
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Clean and jerk
The clean and jerk is a composite of two weightlifting movements, most often performed with a barbell: the clean and the jerk. During the clean, the lifter moves the barbell from the floor to a racked...
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Snatch (weightlifting)
The snatch is the first of two lifts contested in the sport of weightlifting (also known as olympic weightlifting) followed by the clean and jerk. The objective of the snatch is to lift the barbell fr...
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Artem Okulov
Artem Okulov (Russian: Артём Окулов) is a Russian weightlifter who won a bronze medal on 2013 Wrocław world championship.
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Kakhi Kakhiashvili
Akakios Kakiasvilis or Kakhi Kakhiashvili (Georgian: კახი კახიაშვილი, Greek: Ακάκιος Κακιασβίλης; born 13 July 1969 in Tskhinvali, South Ossetian AO, Georgian SSR, USSR), a Georgian-Greek weig...
Halil Mutlu
Halil Mutlu (born Halil Aliev (Bulgarian: Халил Алиев) on July 14, 1973 in Postnik, Bulgaria) is a professional Turkish weightlifter with several World and Olympic championships. Mutlu is one of the ...
Grant Anderson (Highland games)
Grant Anderson is a former weightlifter and Highland Games competitor from Scotland. He won a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in 1970 in the heavyweight class of the weightlifting but was more ...
Victoria Mavridou
Victoria Mavridou (Greek: Βικτωρία Μαυρίδου; born July 8, 1991 in Thessaloniki) is a Greek weightlifter. At age seventeen, Mavridou made her official debut as the nation's lone female weightlifter...
Jason Kristal
Jason Kristal (born on 1979) is an American weightlifter and professional strongman athlete who was placed first in 2008 America's Strongest Man.
Svetlana Podobedova
Svetlana Podobedova (Kazakh: Светлана Подобедова; born May 25, 1986) is a Kazakh weightlifter of Russian descent.She won the gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the women's 75 kg category wi...
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Behdad Salimi
Behdad Salimi Kordasiabi (Persian: بهداد سلیمی كردآسیابی‎, born December 8, 1989 in Ghaemshahr) is an Iranian weightlifter in the +105 kg category. Salimi currently holds the world record i...
Hossein Rezazadeh
Hossein Rezazadeh (Persian: حسین رضازاده‎, born May 12, 1978 in Ardabil, Iran) is a retired Iranian Olympic weightlifter. Rezazadeh is a 2 time Olympic champion, 4 time World Weightlifting champ...
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Satheesha Rai
Satheesha Rai is an Indian weightlifter and Olympian from Mangalore, Karnataka. He is also a recipient of the Arjuna Award given in 1999. He won a gold medal and two silver medals in the 1998 Commonwe...
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Shi Zhiyong
Shi Zhiyong (Chinese: 石智勇; pinyin: Shí Zhìyǒng; born February 10, 1980 in Longyan, Fujian) is a Chinese weightlifter. He became Olympic Champion during the 2004 Summer Olympics. He lifted a to...
Deng Wei (weightlifter)
Deng Wei (邓薇, Dèng Wéi; born February 14, 1993) is a Chinese weightlifter.
Chitchanok Pulsabsakul
Chitchanok Pulsabsakul (born 4 November 1993) is a Thai weighlifter. She competed at the 2013 World Championships in the Women's +75 kg, winning the Bronze medal.
Pulsabsakul served a two-year dop...