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Viktor Mazin

Full name: Viktor Ivanovich Mazin
Original name: Виктор Иванович Мазин
Gender: Male
Height: 5'1" (156 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: April 18, 1954 in Chernovskiye Kopi, Zabaykalsky Kray, Russia
Affiliations: Yenbek Shakhtinsk
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Weightlifting

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Kazakh Viktor Mazin's best year was 1980, when he won his only Soviet title in featherweight and was selected for the Soviet 1980 Olympic team. At the Olympics Mazin set six of his seven world records, three in snatch, one in clean & jerk and two in total, to win an Olympic gold, which also doubled as a World Championship. Mazin set one more featherweight world record in snatch in 1981, won silver at the Soviet championships in 1979 and 1981, and won the Soviet featherweight cups in 1978 and 1982, to conclude his weightlifting career.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Men's Featherweight Soviet Union URS 1 Gold OR

Men's Featherweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Final Standings 1 290.0
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Snatch 1 130.0
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Snatch Lift #1 AC 122.5 o
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Snatch Lift #2 AC 127.5 o
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Snatch Lift #3 AC 130.0 o
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Clean & Jerk 1T 160.0
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 155.0 o
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 160.0 o
1980 Summer 26 Moskva Weightlifting Soviet Union URS Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 162.5 x