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Samuel Bigler

Full name: Samuel Leo Bigler
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: January 20, 1947 in Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States
Affiliations: York Barbell Club, York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Samuel Bigler started lifting weights at Columbia High School in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. He attended Millersville University, where he won four NCAA titles and was a five-time Pennsylvania AAU Champion. Bigler graduated from Millersville in 1973 with a degree in elementary education. He then worked as a strength coach for several athletic teams at Millersville, while obtaining a masters’ degree in elementary education with a reading specialist certification. He continued coaching through 1970 and began work as a reading specialist at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology. He also formed CBS Properties in Millersville, Pennsylvania, renting apartments and mobile homes.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Men's Light-Heavyweight United States USA 10

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Final Standings 10 307.5
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Snatch 12T 130.0
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #1 AC 130.0 o
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #2 AC 137.5 x
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #3 AC 137.5 x
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk 7T 177.5
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 172.5 o
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 177.5 o
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 182.5 x
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