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Niels Petersen

Full name: Niels Christian Petersen
Gender: Male
Weight: 216 lbs (98 kg)
Born: February 12, 1918 in Kerteminde, Syddanmark, Denmark
Died: August 22, 1966 in Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Affiliations: AK DAN, Ballerup (DEN)
Country: DEN Denmark
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Niels Petersen had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1949 World Championships Unlimited class (390.0 kg); 2nd in the 1947 European Championships Unlimited class (377.5 kg); 3rd in the 1948 European Championships Unlimited class; 2nd in the 1948 European Championships Lightweight class; 1st in the 1949 European Championships Unlimited class (390.0 kg).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Men's Heavyweight Denmark DEN 6

Men's Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Final Standings 6 382.5
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Snatch 6T 112.5
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Snatch Lift #1 AC 105.0 o
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Snatch Lift #2 AC 112.5 x
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Snatch Lift #3 AC 112.5 o
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Clean & Jerk 4T 155.0
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 150.0 o
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 155.0 x
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 155.0 o
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Military Press 9 115.0
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Military Press Lift #1 AC 107.5 o
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Military Press Lift #2 AC 115.0 o
1948 Summer 30 London Weightlifting Denmark DEN Military Press Lift #3 AC 117.5 x
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