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Zbigniew Kaczmarek

Full name: Zbigniew Tadeusz Kaczmarek
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4.5 (164 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: July 31, 1946 in Tarnowskie Góry, Śląskie, Poland
Affiliations: LZS Tarnowskie Góry/Górnika Siemianowice
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Weightlifting

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Zbigniew Kaczmarek was subsequently disqualified as the gold medalist in Montréal at 15 October 1976 for having taken anabolic steroids. In 1982 he fled to this son and his family to West Germany.

He had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1972 Olympics Lightweight class (437.5 kg); 3rd in the 1969 World Championships Lightweight class (425.0 kg); 1st in the 1970 World Championships Lightweight class (440.0 kg); 1st in the 1971 World Championships Lightweight class (440.0 kg); 3rd in the 1972 World Championships Lightweight class (437.5 kg); 2nd in the 1974 World Championships Lightweight class (302.5 kg); 2nd in the 1975 World Championships Lightweight class (312.5 kg); 3rd in the 1977 World Championships Lightweight class (297.5 kg); 2nd in the 1978 World Championships Lightweight class (302.5 kg); 3rd in the 1969 European Championships Lightweight class (425.0 kg); 3rd in the 1970 European Championships Lightweight class (427.5 kg); 2nd in the 1971 European Championships Lightweight class (435.0 kg); 2nd in the 1972 European Championships Lightweight class (442.5 kg); 3rd in the 1973 European Championships Lightweight class (292.5 kg); 2nd in the 1974 European Championships Lightweight class (297.5 kg); 2nd in the 1975 European Championships Lightweight class (312.5 kg); 1st in the 1976 European Championships Lightweight class (305.0 kg); 2nd in the 1977 European Championships Lightweight class (297.5 kg); 3rd in the 1978 European Championships Lightweight class (302.5 kg). He set two lightweight world records in 1975-76 – one each in the snatch and total.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Men's Lightweight Poland POL 3 Bronze
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Men's Lightweight Poland POL AC DQ
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Men's Lightweight Poland POL 6

Men's Lightweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Final Standings 3 437.5
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Military Press 4 145.0
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Military Press Lift #1 AC 145.0 x
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Military Press Lift #2 AC 145.0 o
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Military Press Lift #3 AC 150.0 x
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch 4T 125.0
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #1 AC 125.0 o
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #2 AC 130.0 x
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #3 AC 130.0 x
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk 2T 167.5
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 167.5 o
1972 Summer 26 München Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 172.5 x
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Final Standings AC [307.5]
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch AC [135.0]
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #1 AC [130.0] x
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #2 AC [130.0] o
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #3 AC [135.0] o
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk AC [172.5]
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC [167.5] o
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC [172.5] o
1976 Summer 29 Montréal Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC [175.0] x
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Final Standings 6 317.5
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch 6T 140.0
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #1 AC 135.0 o
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #2 AC 140.0 o
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Snatch Lift #3 AC 142.5 x
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk 5 177.5
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 177.5 x
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 177.5 o
1980 Summer 33 Moskva Weightlifting Poland POL Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 182.5 x
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