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Leif Nilsson

Full name: Leif Krister Nilsson
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
Weight: 238 lbs (108 kg)
Born: November 16, 1952 in Brönnestad, Hässleholm, Skåne, Sweden
Affiliations: Stockholmspolisens IF, Stockholm (SWE) / Sundbybergs TK, Sundbyberg (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Leif Nilsson had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1978 World Championships Heavyweight class (385.0 kg); 2nd in the 1950 European Championships Light-Heavyweight class (357.5 kg); 3rd in the 1978 European Championships Heavyweight class (375.0 kg).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Men's Heavyweight Sweden SWE 7
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Men's Heavyweight II Sweden SWE 4

Men's Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Final Standings 7 365.0
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Snatch 10T 157.5
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Snatch Lift #1 AC 157.5 o
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Snatch Lift #2 AC 165.0 x
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Snatch Lift #3 AC 165.0 x
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Clean & Jerk 6 207.5
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 207.5 o
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 215.0 x
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Weightlifting Sweden SWE Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 217.5 x

Men's Heavyweight II

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Final Standings 4 380.0
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Snatch 5 167.5
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Snatch Lift #1 AC 167.5 x
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Snatch Lift #2 AC 167.5 o
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Snatch Lift #3 AC 172.5 x
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Clean & Jerk 4 212.5
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 212.5 x
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 212.5 o
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Weightlifting Sweden SWE Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 225.0 x