Weightlifting at the 1964 Summer Olympics

The weightlifting competition at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo consisted of seven weight classes, all for men only. It also counted as 1964 World Weightlifting Championships.[1]

Weightlifting
at the Games of the XVIII Olympiad
1964 Olympics weightlifting stamp of Japan.jpg
Weightlifting at the 1964 Summer Olympics on a stamp of Japan.
VenueShibuya Public Hall
Dates11–18 October 1964
Competitors149 from 42 nations
← 1960
1968 →

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Bantamweight
(56 kg)
details
Aleksey Vakhonin
  Soviet Union
357.5 kg Imre Földi
  Hungary
355.0 kg Shiro Ichinoseki
  Japan
347.5 kg
Featherweight
(60 kg)
details
Yoshinobu Miyake
  Japan
397.5 kg Isaac Berger
  United States
382.5 kg Mieczysław Nowak
  Poland
377.5 kg
Lightweight
(67.5 kg)
details
Waldemar Baszanowski
  Poland
432.5 kg Vladimir Kaplunov
  Soviet Union
432.5 kg Marian Zieliński
  Poland
420.0 kg
Middleweight
(75 kg)
details
Hans Zdražila
  Czechoslovakia
445.0 kg Viktor Kurentsov
  Soviet Union
440.0 kg Masushi Ouchi
  Japan
437.5 kg
Light heavyweight
(82.5 kg)
details
Rudolf Plyukfelder
  Soviet Union
475.0 kg Géza Tóth
  Hungary
467.5 kg Győző Veres
  Hungary
467.5 kg
Middle heavyweight
(90 kg)
details
Vladimir Golovanov
  Soviet Union
487.5 kg Louis Martin
  Great Britain
475.0 kg Ireneusz Paliński
  Poland
467.5 kg
Heavyweight
(+90 kg)
details
Leonid Zhabotinsky
  Soviet Union
572.5 kg Yury Vlasov
  Soviet Union
570.0 kg Norbert Schemansky
  United States
537.5 kg

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)4307
2  Poland (POL)1034
3  Japan (JPN)1023
4  Czechoslovakia (TCH)1001
5  Hungary (HUN)0213
6  United States (USA)0112
7  Great Britain (GBR)0101
Totals (7 nations)77721

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Weightlifting at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 30 December 2019.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 35°39′51″N 139°41′52″E / 35.6643°N 139.6978°E / 35.6643; 139.6978