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Soviet Union Weightlifting at the 1980 Moskva Summer Games

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Host City: Moskva, Soviet Union
Date Started: July 20, 1980
Date Finished: July 20, 1980

Events for Soviet Union: 9
Participants for Soviet Union: 10 (10 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Soviet Union: Yuri Sarkisyan (18 years, 342 days)
Oldest Participant for Soviet Union: Vasily Alekseyev (38 years, 205 days)
Most Medals for Soviet Union (Athlete): 8 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's Flyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kanybek Osmonaliyev 26 Men's Flyweight 1 Gold

Men's Bantamweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yuri Sarkisyan 18 Men's Bantamweight 2 Silver

Men's Featherweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Viktor Mazin 26 Men's Featherweight 1 Gold

Men's Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Oleksandr Perviy 19 Men's Middleweight 2 Silver

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yuri Vardanyan 24 Men's Light-Heavyweight 1 Gold

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
David Rigert 33 Men's Middle-Heavyweight AC

Men's Heavyweight I

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Igor Nikitin 28 Men's Heavyweight I 2 Silver

Men's Heavyweight II

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Leonid Taranenko 24 Men's Heavyweight II 1 Gold

Men's Super-Heavyweight

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