Weightlifting at the Summer Olympics
Weightlifting has been contested at every Summer Olympic Games since the 1920 Summer Olympics, as well as twice before then. It debuted at the 1896 Summer Olympics, in Athens, Greece, and was also an ...
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Weightlifting at the 1920 Summer Olympics
Weightlifting returned to the Olympic program at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, with competition in five weight classes, for men only. The sport had previously been contested at the Olympic Gam...
Weightlifting at the 1924 Summer Olympics
The weightlifting competition at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris consisted of five weight classes, all for men only.
Weightlifting at the 1928 Summer Olympics
The weightlifting competition at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam consisted of five weight classes, all for men only. The competitions were held on Saturday, July 28, 1928 and on Sunday, July 29,...
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Weightlifting at the 1932 Summer Olympics
The weightlifting events at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles consisted of five weight classes, all for men only. The competitions were held on Saturday, July 30, 1932 and on Sunday, July 31, 19...
Weightlifting at the 1972 Summer Olympics
The weightlifting competition at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich consisted of nine weight classes, all for men only. Two new weight classes were introduced at these Games (flyweight and super heav...
Weightlifting at the 1992 Summer Olympics
The Weightlifting Competition at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona consisted of ten weight classes, for men only.
Weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics
The weightlifting competition at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta consisted of ten weight classes, for men only. The range of each weight class was adjusted by 1–4 kg for these Games, marking...
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Weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Olympics
The Weightlifting Competition at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia saw the introduction of women's weightlifting.
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Weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics
At the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, fifteen events in weightlifting were contested, in eight classes for men and seven for women. Competition was held in the Nikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall.
Weightlifting at the 2008 Summer Olympics
Weightlifting competitions at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing were held from August 9 to August 19. Competitions were conducted at the Beihang University Gymnasium.This became the first Olympics ...
Weightlifting at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Weightlifting competitions at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London were held from 28 July to 7 August in the ExCeL venue. Fifteen gold medals were awarded and 260 athletes took part (156 men and 104 wom...
Weightlifting at the 1904 Summer Olympics
At the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis, two weightlifting events were contested, both for men only.
Weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Men's 85 kg
These are the results of the men's 85 kg competition (previously known as the light heavyweight class) in weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. A total of 21 men competed in this ...
Weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's 59 kg
These are the results of the men's 59 kg competition in weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. A total of 20 men competed in this event, limited to weightlifters whose body weight...
Weightlifting at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Men's 85 kg
The men's 85 kg weightlifting event was the fifth men's event at the weightlifting competition, limiting competitors to a maximum of 85 kilograms of body mass. The whole competition took place on...
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Weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Men's 105 kg
These are the results of the men's 105 kg competition (previously known as the heavyweight class) in weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. A total of 22 men competed in this event...
Weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Women's 69 kg
The Women's Light-Heavyweight Weightlifting Event (– 69 kg) is the fifth weight class in women's weightlifting competition, limiting competitors to a maximum of 69 kilograms of body mass. ...
Weightlifting at the 1992 Summer Olympics – Men's 100 kg
The Men's First-heavyweight Weightlifting Event (– 100 kg) is the third heaviest men's event at the weightlifting competition, limiting competitors to a maximum of 100.0 kilograms of body m...
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Weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's 94 kg
The Men's Middle-Heavyweight Weightlifting Event (– 94 kg) is the sixth men's weight class event at the weightlifting competition, limiting competitors to a maximum of 94 kilograms of body ...
Izmailovo Sports Palace
The Izmailovo Sports Palace is an indoor arena located in the Eastern Planning Zone in Moscow, Russia. It hosted the weightlifting competitions for the 1980 Summer Olympics.
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Weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's 76 kg
These are the results of the men's 76 kg competition in weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. A total of 24 men entered this event, limited to weightlifters whose body weight was...
Weightlifting at the 1956 Summer Olympics
The weightlifting competition at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne consisted of seven weight classes, all for men only.
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Weightlifting at the 1948 Summer Olympics
The weightlifting competition at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London consisted of six weight classes, all for men only. The bantamweight division was a newly created weight class, marking the first ch...
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Panathenaic Stadium
The Panathenaic Stadium (Greek: Παναθηναϊκό στάδιο), also known as the Kallimármaro (Καλλιμάρμαρο, meaning the "beautifully marbled"), is a multi-purpose stadium used for several events and athlet...
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Weightlifting at the 1976 Summer Olympics
The weightlifting competition at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal consisted of nine weight classes, all for men only. The Clean and press was dropped from the included lifts due to disagreement o...
Weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's 91 kg
These are the results of the men's 91 kg competition in weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. A total of 25 men entered this event, limited to weightlifters whose body weight was...
Weightlifting at the 1896 Summer Olympics – Men's one hand lift
The men's one hand lift, an event similar to the modern snatch, was one of two weightlifting events in the Weightlifting at the 1896 Summer Olympics programme. Lifters received three attempts. Each ...