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Sevdalin Marinov

Full name: Sevdalin Iliyanov Marinov
Original name: Севдалин Илиянов Маринов
Gender: Male
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: June 11, 1968 in Asenovgrad, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Affiliations: CSKA Sofia, Sofia (BUL)
Country: BUL Bulgaria
Sport: Weightlifting

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Sevdalin Marinov had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1988 Olympics Flyweight class (270.0 kg); 1st in the 1985 World Championships Flyweight class (252.5 kg); 1st in the 1986 World Championships Flyweight class (257.5 kg); 1st in the 1987 World Championships Flyweight class (262.5 kg); 1st in the 1985 European Championships Flyweight class (250.0 kg); 1st in the 1986 European Championships Flyweight class (245.0 kg); 1st in the 1987 European Championships Flyweight class (260.0 kg); 1st in the 1988 European Championships Flyweight class (260.0 kg); 2nd in the 1989 European Championships Bantamweight class (280.0 kg); 1st in the 1990 European Championships Bantamweight class (265.0 kg). He set three world records – two in the snatch and one in the total.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Men's Flyweight Bulgaria BUL 1 Gold WR

Men's Flyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Final Standings 1 270.0
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch 1 120.0
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #1 AC 112.5 o
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #2 AC 117.5 o
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #3 AC 120.0 o
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk 1 150.0
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 142.5 o
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 147.5 o
1988 Summer 20 Seoul Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 150.0 o