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Ivan Veselinov

Full name: Ivan Todorov Veselinov
Original name: Иван Тодоров Веселинов
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 89, 115 kg
Born: November 16, 1926 in Kossovo, Unknown, Bulgaria
Country: BUL Bulgaria
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Ivan Veselinov had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1958 World Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (422.5 kg); 3rd in the 1959 World Championships Unlimited class (455.0 kg); 3rd in the 1955 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (402.5 kg); 3rd in the 1956 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (417.5 kg); 2nd in the 1958 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (422.5 kg); 2nd in the 1959 European Championships Unlimited class (455.0 kg); 2nd in the 1960 European Championships Unlimited class (460.0 kg); 3rd in the 1962 European Championships Unlimited class (470.0 kg); 3rd in the 1963 European Championships Unlimited class (485.0 kg); 2nd in the 1965 European Championships Unlimited class (490 set one middle-heavyweight world record in the snatch in 1957.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Men's Middle-Heavyweight Bulgaria BUL 5
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Men's Heavyweight Bulgaria BUL AC
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Men's Heavyweight Bulgaria BUL 7

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Final Standings 5 407.5
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press 4 132.5
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #1 AC 127.5 o
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #2 AC 132.5 o
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #3 AC 135.0 x
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch 6 120.0
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #1 AC 120.0 o
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #2 AC 125.0 x
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #3 AC 125.0 x
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk 5T 155.0
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 155.0 x
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 155.0 o
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 160.0 x

Men's Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Final Standings AC [270.0]
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press 9T 140.0
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #1 AC 140.0 x
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #2 AC 140.0 o
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #3 AC 145.0 x
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch 7 130.0
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #1 AC 130.0 o
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #2 AC 135.0 x
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #3 AC 135.0 x
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk AC
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 175.0 x
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 175.0 x
1960 Summer 33 Roma Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 180.0 x
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Final Standings 7 490.0
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press 7 165.0
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #1 AC 160.0 o
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #2 AC 165.0 x
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #3 AC 165.0 o
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch 10T 135.0
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #1 AC 130.0 o
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #2 AC 135.0 x
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #3 AC 135.0 o
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk 4T 190.0
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 180.0 o
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 185.0 o
1964 Summer 37 Tokyo Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 190.0 o