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Arn Kritsky

Full name: Arnold Paul "Arn" Kritsky
Nickname(s): Heifer
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 82-87 kg
Born: August 25, 1961 in Vienna, Virginia, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Lifting mostly as a light-heavyweight, Arn Kritsky won the 1985 US Championship, the Americas Cup in 1983-84, and the US Olympic Festival in 1985-86. At the US Nationals he won silver medals in 1986, 1987, and 1990 and bronze medals in 1988 and 1996. Kritsky competed at both the 1984 and 1988 Olympics, as a light-heavy in 1984 and a middle-heavy in 1988. He graduated from George Mason University and worked in communications marketing and sales.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting Men's Light-Heavyweight United States USA 9
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting Men's Middle-Heavyweight United States USA 11

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Final Standings 9 315.0
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Snatch 9T 140.0
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #1 AC 135.0 o
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #2 AC 140.0 o
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #3 AC 142.5 x
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk 8T 175.0
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 175.0 x
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 175.0 o
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 182.5 x

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Final Standings 11 332.5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Snatch 11 147.5
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #1 AC 142.5 o
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #2 AC 147.5 x
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Snatch Lift #3 AC 147.5 o
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk 10T 185.0
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 180.0 o
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 185.0 o
1988 Summer 27 Seoul Weightlifting United States USA Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 190.0 x
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