1983 European Weightlifting Championships

The 1983 European Weightlifting Championships were held at the Izmailovo Sports Palace in Moscow, Soviet Union from October 22 to October 31, 1983. This was the 62nd edition of the event. There were 123 men in action from 21 nations. This tournament was a part of 1983 World Weightlifting Championships.

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
52 kg
Snatch Neno Terziyski
  Bulgaria
115.0 kg Jacek Gutowski
  Poland
112.5 kg Béla Oláh
  Hungary
107.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Neno Terziyski
  Bulgaria
145.0 kg Stefan Leletko
  Poland
140.0 kg Jacek Gutowski
  Poland
137.5 kg
Total Neno Terziyski
  Bulgaria
260.0 kg
WR
Jacek Gutowski
  Poland
250.0 kg Stefan Leletko
  Poland
247.5 kg
56 kg
Snatch Naim Suleymanov
  Bulgaria
130.0 kg
WR
Oksen Mirzoyan
  Soviet Union
127.5 kg Andreas Letz
  East Germany
120.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Oksen Mirzoyan
  Soviet Union
165.0 kg
WR
Andreas Letz
  East Germany
160.0 kg Naim Suleymanov
  Bulgaria
160.0 kg
Total Oksen Mirzoyan
  Soviet Union
292.5 kg
WR
Naim Suleymanov
  Bulgaria
290.0 kg Andreas Letz
  East Germany
280.0 kg
60 kg
Snatch Yurik Sarkisyan
  Soviet Union
137.5 kg Marek Seweryn
  Poland
135.0 kg Stefan Topurov
  Bulgaria
132.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Stefan Topurov
  Bulgaria
180.0 kg
WR
Yurik Sarkisyan
  Soviet Union
175.0 kg Gelu Radu
  Romania
162.5 kg
Total Yurik Sarkisyan
  Soviet Union
312.5 kg
WR
Stefan Topurov
  Bulgaria
312.5 kg Gelu Radu
  Romania
292.5 kg
67.5 kg
Snatch Yanko Rusev
  Bulgaria
145.0 kg Andreas Behm
  East Germany
145.0 kg Joachim Kunz
  East Germany
145.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Joachim Kunz
  East Germany
195.0 kg Yanko Rusev
  Bulgaria
192.5 kg Andreas Behm
  East Germany
192.5 kg
Total Joachim Kunz
  East Germany
340.0 kg Yanko Rusev
  Bulgaria
337.5 kg Andreas Behm
  East Germany
337.5 kg
75 kg
Snatch Vladimir Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
167.5 kg
WR
Aleksandar Varbanov
  Bulgaria
160.0 kg Dragomir Cioroslan
  Romania
157.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Aleksandar Varbanov
  Bulgaria
210.0 kg
WR
Zdravko Stoichkov
  Bulgaria
207.5 kg Vladimir Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
202.5 kg
Total Aleksandar Varbanov
  Bulgaria
370.0 kg Vladimir Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
370.0 kg
WR
Zdravko Stoichkov
  Bulgaria
362.5 kg
82.5 kg
Snatch Asen Zlatev
  Bulgaria
180.0 kg Yurik Vardanyan
  Soviet Union
180.0 kg László Barsi
  Hungary
165.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Yurik Vardanyan
  Soviet Union
212.5 kg Asen Zlatev
  Bulgaria
210.0 kg Lubomír Vymazal
  Czechoslovakia
210.0 kg
Total Yurik Vardanyan
  Soviet Union
392.5 kg Asen Zlatev
  Bulgaria
390.0 kg László Barsi
  Hungary
370.0 kg
90 kg
Snatch Blagoy Blagoev
  Bulgaria
190.0 kg Viktor Solodov
  Soviet Union
185.0 kg Andrzej Piotrowski
  Poland
170.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Blagoy Blagoev
  Bulgaria
227.5 kg Viktor Solodov
  Soviet Union
225.0 kg Andrzej Piotrowski
  Poland
212.5 kg
Total Blagoy Blagoev
  Bulgaria
417.5 kg Viktor Solodov
  Soviet Union
410.0 kg Andrzej Piotrowski
  Poland
382.5 kg
100 kg
Snatch Aleksandr Popov
  Soviet Union
187.5 kg Pavel Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
182.5 kg Vasile Groapă
  Romania
180.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Pavel Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
240.0 kg Aleksandr Popov
  Soviet Union
235.0 kg Andrzej Komar
  Poland
227.5 kg
Total Pavel Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
422.5 kg Aleksandr Popov
  Soviet Union
422.5 kg Andrzej Komar
  Poland
407.5 kg
110 kg
Snatch Vyacheslav Klokov
  Soviet Union
192.5 kg József Jacsó
  Hungary
185.0 kg Ștefan Tașnadi
  Romania
182.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Vyacheslav Klokov
  Soviet Union
247.5 kg
WR
József Jacsó
  Hungary
225.0 kg Anton Baraniak
  Czechoslovakia
220.0 kg
Total Vyacheslav Klokov
  Soviet Union
440.0 kg
WR
József Jacsó
  Hungary
410.0 kg Anton Baraniak
  Czechoslovakia
400.0 kg
+110 kg
Snatch Anatoly Pisarenko
  Soviet Union
205.0 kg Aleksandr Kurlovich
  Soviet Union
205.0 kg Pavel Khek
  Czechoslovakia
197.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Anatoly Pisarenko
  Soviet Union
245.0 kg Aleksandr Kurlovich
  Soviet Union
245.0 kg Antonio Krastev
  Bulgaria
237.5 kg
Total Anatoly Pisarenko
  Soviet Union
450.0 kg Aleksandr Kurlovich
  Soviet Union
450.0 kg Antonio Krastev
  Bulgaria
427.5 kg

Medal tableEdit

Ranking by Big (Total result) medals

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)64010
2  Bulgaria (BUL)3429
3  East Germany (GDR)1023
4  Poland (POL)0134
5  Hungary (HUN)0112
6  Czechoslovakia (TCH)0011
  Romania (ROU)0011
Totals (7 nations)10101030

ReferencesEdit

  • Results (Chidlovski.net)
  • Панорама спортивного года 1983 / Сост. А. Н. Корольков — М.: Физкультура и спорт, 1984. (in Russian)