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Michael Hennig

Full name: Michael Hennig
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 216 lbs (98 kg)
Born: July 14, 1955 in Ebersbach, Lausitz, Sachsen, Germany
Affiliations: SC Einheit Dresden, Dresden (GER)
Country: GDR East Germany
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Michael Hennig had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1980 European Championships Sub-Heavyweight class (372.5 kg). World Champion in jerk in Moscow 1980 (217.5 kg).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting Men's Heavyweight I East Germany GDR 4

Men's Heavyweight I

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Final Standings 4 382.5
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Snatch 8T 165.0
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Snatch Lift #1 AC 165.0 o
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Snatch Lift #2 AC 170.0 x
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Snatch Lift #3 AC 170.0 x
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Clean & Jerk 1 217.5
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 212.5 o
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 217.5 o
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Weightlifting East Germany GDR Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 222.5 x