Weightlifting at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Men's 100 kg

The men's 100 kg weightlifting competitions at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles took place on 6 August at the Albert Gersten Pavilion. It was the second appearance of the heavyweight I class.[1]

Men's 100 kg
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
VenueAlbert Gersten Pavilion
Date6 August 1984
Competitors16 from 14 nations
Winning total385.0 kg
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Rolf Milser  West Germany
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Vasile Groapă  Romania
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Pekka Niemi  Finland
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ResultsEdit

Rank Name Country kg
1 Rolf Milser   West Germany 385.0
2 Vasile Groapă   Romania 382.5
3 Pekka Niemi   Finland 367.5
4 Kevin Roy   Canada 357.5
5 Ken Clark   United States 352.5
6 Franz Langthaler   Austria 350.0
7 Rich Shanko   United States 350.0
8 Jean-Marie Kretz   France 342.5
9 Kevin Blake   New Zealand 317.5
10 Pius Ochieng   Kenya 300.0
11 Sione Sialaoa   Samoa 280.0
AC Olavi Blomfjord   Sweden 145.0
AC Peter Pinsent   Great Britain 157.5
AC Tom Söderholm   Sweden 160.0
AC Oliver Orok   Nigeria 172.5
AC Luis Salinas   Nicaragua DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Weightlifting at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games: Men's Heavyweight I". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 20 January 2020.