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Melville Barnett

Full name: Joseph Melville Barnett
Gender: Male
Weight: 198 lbs (90 kg)
Born: November 3, 1920 in Merthyr Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil, Great Britain
Died: May 1999 in Wales, Unknown, Great Britain
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Melvin Barnett had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1950 World Championships Unlimited class (400.0 kg); 2nd in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Middle-Heavyweight class (830 pounds); 2nd in the 1950 European Championships Unlimited class (400.0 kg), 2nd in the 1951 European Championships Unlimited class (395.0 kg), 2nd in the 1954 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (385.0 kg).

In the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games middle-heavyweight class he finished sixth (805 pounds). In the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games he represented England, but four years later he competed for Wales.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Men's Middle-Heavyweight Great Britain GBR AC

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Final Standings AC [227.5]
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Military Press 4 117.5
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Military Press Lift #1 AC 117.5 x
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Military Press Lift #2 AC 117.5 x
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Military Press Lift #3 AC 117.5 o
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Snatch 11T 110.0
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Snatch Lift #1 AC 110.0 o
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Snatch Lift #2 AC 115.0 x
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Snatch Lift #3 AC 115.0 x
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Clean & Jerk AC
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 142.5 x
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 142.5 x
1952 Summer 31 Helsinki Weightlifting Great Britain GBR Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 142.5 x
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