Anatoly Pisarenko

Anatoly Grigor'evich Pisarenko (Ukrainian: Анатолій Григорович Писаренко, Russian: Анатолий Григорьевич Писаренко) (born January 10, 1958) is a former Olympic weightlifter for the USSR. He was born in Kiev, where he trained at Dynamo.

Olympic medal record
Representing the  Soviet Union
Men's weightlifting
World Championships
Total
Gold medal – first place 1981 Lille +110 kg
Gold medal – first place 1982 Ljubljana +110 kg
Gold medal – first place 1983 Moscow +110 kg
European Championships
Total
Gold medal – first place 1981 Lille +110 kg
Gold medal – first place 1982 Ljubljana +110 kg
Gold medal – first place 1983 Moscow +110 kg
Gold medal – first place 1984 Vittorio +110 kg
USSR Weightlifting Championships
Total
Silver medal – second place 1980 Moscow +110 kg
Gold medal – first place 1982 Dnipropetrovsk +110 kg
Silver medal – second place 1983 Moscow +110 kg
Gold medal – first place 1984 Minsk +110 kg
Summer Spartakiad of the USSR
Total
Silver medal – second place 1983 Moscow +110 kg

After Pisarenko was caught with Aleksandr Kurlovich in possession of steroids by the Canadian customs in 1985, he was given a lifetime ban by the Soviet Weight Lifting Federation.[1]

Major resultsEdit

Year Venue Weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total Rank
1 2 3 Rank 1 2 3 Rank
World Championships
1981[a]   Lille, France +110 kg 187.5   237.5   425  
1982[a]   Ljubljana, SFR Yugoslavia +110 kg 197.5   247.5   445  
1983[a]   Moscow, Soviet Union +110 kg 205   245   450  
European Championships
1984   Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain +110 kg 200   250   450  
  • a This tournament was counted as European Weightlifting Championships of the corresponding year.

World records by Anatoly PisarenkoEdit

He set thirteen World records in career.[2]

Year Lift type Result Weight class Location
1981 Snatch 201.5 kg Super heavyweight Podolsk
1981 Total (2) 447.5 kg Super heavyweight Podolsk
1982 Snatch 202.5 kg Super heavyweight Dnipropetrovsk
1982 Clean and jerk 258.0 kg Super heavyweight Frunze
1982 Clean and jerk 258.5 kg Super heavyweight Dnipropetrovsk
1982 Total (2) 450.0 kg Super heavyweight Frunze
1982 Total (2) 455.0 kg Super heavyweight Frunze
1982 Total (2) 457.5 kg Super heavyweight Dnipropetrovsk
1983 Snatch 203.0 kg Super heavyweight Odessa
1983 Snatch 205.0 kg Super heavyweight Moscow
1983 Snatch 206.0 kg Super heavyweight Moscow
1983 Clean and jerk 260.5 kg Super heavyweight Allentown
1984 Clean and jerk 265.0 kg Super heavyweight Varna

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Wilson, Wayne; Derse, Edward, eds. (2001). Doping in Elite Sport: The Politics of Drugs in the Olympic Movement. Human Kinetics. p. 83. ISBN 0-7360-0329-0.
  2. ^ "Anatoly Pisarenko". Lift Up.