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Rudy Monk

Full name: Rudolf Ernst "Rudy" Monk Sofia
Gender: Male
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: January 26, 1936 in [unknown], Curaçao, Curaçao
Died: August 2013
Country: AHO Netherlands Antilles
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Rudy Monk's greatest success as a weightlifter was no doubt his silver medal at the 1963 Pan American Games in São Paulo, where he finished second to Tony Garcy. Monk also competed successfully at the Central American and Caribbean Games, where he claimed silver in 1962 (67.5 kg) and 1966 (75 kg), and bronze in 1970 (75 kg), adding a silver and two bronzes in the individual lifts. Monk also represented the Netherlands Antilles in three Olympics. Retiring in 1976 after a long career, Monk continued coaching until 1983.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 24 Roma Weightlifting Men's Lightweight Netherlands Antilles AHO AC DNF
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Men's Lightweight Netherlands Antilles AHO 17
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Men's Middleweight Netherlands Antilles AHO 16

Men's Lightweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1960 Summer 24 Roma Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Final Standings AC
1960 Summer 24 Roma Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press AC
1960 Summer 24 Roma Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #1 AC 110.0 x
1960 Summer 24 Roma Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #2 AC 110.0 x
1960 Summer 24 Roma Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #3 AC 110.0 x
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Final Standings 17 350.0
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press 9T 120.0
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #1 AC 112.5 x
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #2 AC 112.5 o
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #3 AC 120.0 o
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Snatch 18T 100.0
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Snatch Lift #1 AC 100.0 o
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Snatch Lift #2 AC 105.0 x
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Snatch Lift #3 AC 105.0 x
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Clean & Jerk 18 130.0
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 130.0 x
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 130.0 o
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 137.5 x

Men's Middleweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Final Standings 16 400.0
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press 11T 132.5
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #1 AC 127.5 o
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #2 AC 132.5 x
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Military Press Lift #3 AC 132.5 o
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Snatch 13T 117.5
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Snatch Lift #1 AC 110.0 o
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Snatch Lift #2 AC 115.0 o
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Snatch Lift #3 AC 117.5 o
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Clean & Jerk 16 150.0
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 150.0 o
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 157.5 x
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 157.5 x
1968 Summer 32 Ciudad de México Weightlifting Netherlands Antilles AHO 2nd Phase Summary 12T 250.0