Weightlifting at the 1959 Pan American Games

Weightlifting at the III Pan American Games
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Men's competitionEdit

Bantamweight (– 56 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Charles Vinci (USA)
    Angel Famiglietti (PAN)
    Grantley Sobers (West Indies Federation)

Featherweight (– 60 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Isaac Berger (USA)
    Maurice King (West Indies Federation)
    Mauro Alanis (MEX)

Lightweight (– 67.5 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Juan Torres (CUB)
    Paul Goldberg (USA)
    Alberto Gumbs (PAN)

Middleweight (– 75 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Tommy Kono (USA)
    Nazih Kerbage (ARG)
    Fred Marville (West Indies Federation)

Light-heavyweight (– 82.5 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    James George (USA)
    Enrique Guittens (VEN)
    Fernando Torres (PUR)

Middle-heavyweight (– 90 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    Clyde Emrich (USA)
    Philome LaGuerre (HAI)
    Adolph Williams (BGU)

Super-heavyweight (+ 90 kg)Edit

RANK FINAL
    David Ashman (USA)
    Humberto Selvetti (ARG)
    Eduardo Adriana (AHO)

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States6107
2  Cuba1001
3  Argentina0202
4  British West Indies0123
5  Panama0112
6  Haiti0101
  Venezuela0101
8  Guyana0011
  Mexico0011
  Netherlands Antilles0011
  Puerto Rico0011
Totals (11 nations)77721

ReferencesEdit

Olderr, Steven (2009). The Pan American Games / Los Juegos Panamericanos: A Statistical History, 1951–1999 / Una Historia Estadistica, 1951–1999. McFarland. ISBN 978-0786443369.