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Weightlifting at the 1984 Summer Olympics

The weightlifting competition at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles consisted of ten weight classes.

at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
Weightlifting pictogram.svg
VenueGersten Pavilion
Dates29 July - 8 August 1984
Competitors186 from 48 nations
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The 1984 Summer Olympics boycott meant that the most dominant forces in weightlifting at the time, the USSR and Bulgaria did not take part. This left the field wide open.


Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

1  China (CHN)4206
2  Romania (ROU)2518
3  West Germany (FRG)2013
4  Australia (AUS)1102
5  Italy (ITA)1001
6  United States (USA)0112
7  Canada (CAN)0101
8  Japan (JPN)0033
9  Finland (FIN)0022
10  Chinese Taipei (TPE)0011
  Great Britain (GBR)0011
Totals (11 nations)10101030

See alsoEdit


  • "Olympic Medal Winners". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2006-12-21.