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Giorgi Asanidze

Full name: Giorgi Asanidze
Original name: გიორგი ასანიძე
Gender: Male
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)
Born: August 30, 1975 in Sachkhere, Imereti, Georgia
Affiliations: CLKS Mazowia
Country: GEO Georgia
Sport: Weightlifting

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Giorgi Asanidze had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 2000 Olympics Light-Heavyweight class (390.0 kg); 1st in the 2004 Olympics Light-Heavyweight class (382.5 kg); 1st in the 2001 World Championships Light-Heavyweight class (390.0 kg); 2nd in the 2002 World Championships Light-Heavyweight class (385.0 kg); 1st in the 2000 European Championships Light-Heavyweight class (390.0 kg); 1st in the 2001 European Championships Light-Heavyweight class (380.0 kg); 1st in the 2002 European Championships Light-Heavyweight class (380.0 kg). He set two world records in the snatch – one in middleweight in 1998, and one in light-heavyweight in 2000.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Men's Light-Heavyweight Georgia GEO 3 Bronze OR
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Men's Light-Heavyweight Georgia GEO 1 Gold

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Final Standings 3 390.0
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Snatch 1 180.0
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Snatch Lift #1 AC 175.0 x
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Snatch Lift #2 AC 175.0 o
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Snatch Lift #3 AC 180.0 o
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Clean & Jerk 4T 210.0
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 210.0 o
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 215.0 x
2000 Summer 25 Sydney Weightlifting Georgia GEO Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 215.0 x
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Final Standings 1 382.5
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Snatch 2 177.5
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Snatch Lift #1 AC 172.5 o
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Snatch Lift #2 AC 177.5 o
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Snatch Lift #3 AC 180.0 x
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Clean & Jerk 1T 205.0
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 202.5 o
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 205.0 o
2004 Summer 28 Athina Weightlifting Georgia GEO Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 207.5 x