Weightlifting at the 1955 Pan American Games

Weightlifting at the II Pan American Games
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«1951
1959»

Men's competitionEdit

Bantamweight (− 56 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Charles Vinci (USA)
    Angel Famiglietti (PAN)
    Ignacio Suárez (CUB)

Featherweight (− 60 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Carlos Chávez (PAN)
    Yas Kuzuhara (USA)
    Edmundo Álvarez (MEX)

Lightweight (− 67.5 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Joe Pitman (USA)
    Ambrose Cornet (AHO)
    Emilio González (ARG)

Middleweight (− 75 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Peter George (USA)
    Julián Suárez (CUB)
  Don Heron (JAM)  

Light-heavyweight (− 82.5 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Tommy Kono (USA)
    Osvaldo Forte (ARG)
    Julian Pemberton (AHO)

Middle-heavyweight (− 90 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Dave Sheppard (USA)
    Bruno Barabani (BRA)
    Carlos Seigeshifer (ARG)

Super-heavyweight (+ 90 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Norbert Shemansky (USA)
    Humberto Selvetti (ARG)
    Bèto Adriana (AHO)

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States6107
2  Panama1102
3  Argentina0224
4  Netherlands Antilles0123
5  Cuba0112
6  Brazil0101
7  Jamaica0011
  Mexico0011
Totals (8 nations)77721

ReferencesEdit

  • Olderr, Steven (2009). The Pan American Games: A Statistical History, 1951-1999, bilingual edition. McFarland & Company. ISBN 0786443367. ISBN 9780786443369.
  • Sports 123: Weightlifting at the Wayback Machine (archived October 7, 2011)
  • Hickok Sports: Pan American Games Weightlifting Medalists at the Wayback Machine (archived December 2, 2011)