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Weightlifting at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games:

Men's Middle-Heavyweight Military Press

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Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Venue(s): Theatre of the Insurgents, Ciudad de México
Date Started: October 18, 1968
Date Finished: October 18, 1968

Gold: FIN Kaarlo Kangasniemi
Silver: URS Jaan Talts
Bronze: POL Marek Gołąb

Military Press

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K
1 Kaarlo Kangasniemi 27 Finland FIN 172.5 OR
2T Marek Gołąb 28 Poland POL 165.0
2T Bo Johansson 23 Sweden SWE 165.0
4T Jaan Talts 24 Soviet Union URS 160.0
4T Louis Martin 31 Great Britain GBR 160.0
5 Vítězslav Országh 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 157.5
7T Phil Grippaldi 22 United States USA 155.0
7T Robert Bartholomew 32 United States USA 155.0
9T Árpád Nemessányi 24 Hungary HUN 150.0
9T Yun Seog-Won 34 South Korea KOR 150.0
11 Jean-Pierre Van Lerberghe 21 Belgium BEL 147.5
12T Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 145.0
12T Óskar Sigurpálsson 22 Iceland ISL 145.0
14T Efrain Gusquiza 23 Peru PER 142.5
14T Leong Chim Seong 27 Malaysia MAS 142.5
16T Pierre Gourrier 21 France FRA 140.0
16T Stergios Tsoukas Greece GRE 140.0
16T Gaber Ali Hafez Egypt EGY 140.0
19 Fernando Torres 26 Puerto Rico PUR 135.0
20 Sylvanus Blackman 35 Great Britain GBR 132.5
21T Bakr El-Sayed Bassam 28 Egypt EGY 130.0
21T Andrés Martínez 24 Cuba CUB 130.0
21T Cheng Sheng-Teh 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 130.0
24T Paul Bjarnason 23 Canada CAN 125.0
24T Oscar Nobua 19 Argentina ARG 125.0
26 Fernando Esquivel 29 Costa Rica CRC 120.0
AC Juan Benavides 26 Cuba CUB NVL
AC Géza Tóth 36 Hungary HUN NVL
AC Alfred Steiner 24 France FRA NVL

Military Press Lift #1

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K S/F
AC Kaarlo Kangasniemi 27 Finland FIN 165.0 o
AC Marek Gołąb 28 Poland POL 160.0 o
AC Vítězslav Országh 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 150.0 o
AC Louis Martin 31 Great Britain GBR 150.0 o
AC Robert Bartholomew 32 United States USA 147.5 o
AC Jean-Pierre Van Lerberghe 21 Belgium BEL 147.5 o
AC Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 145.0 o
AC Árpád Nemessányi 24 Hungary HUN 145.0 o
AC Óskar Sigurpálsson 22 Iceland ISL 145.0 o
AC Pierre Gourrier 21 France FRA 135.0 o
AC Leong Chim Seong 27 Malaysia MAS 135.0 o
AC Sylvanus Blackman 35 Great Britain GBR 132.5 o
AC Bakr El-Sayed Bassam 28 Egypt EGY 130.0 o
AC Cheng Sheng-Teh 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 130.0 o
AC Fernando Torres 26 Puerto Rico PUR 130.0 o
AC Paul Bjarnason 23 Canada CAN 125.0 o
AC Oscar Nobua 19 Argentina ARG 117.5 o
AC Fernando Esquivel 29 Costa Rica CRC 115.0 o
AC Bo Johansson 23 Sweden SWE 165.0 x
AC Jaan Talts 24 Soviet Union URS 160.0 x
AC Alfred Steiner 24 France FRA 157.5 x
AC Phil Grippaldi 22 United States USA 155.0 x
AC Géza Tóth 36 Hungary HUN 150.0 x
AC Yun Seog-Won 34 South Korea KOR 145.0 x
AC Efrain Gusquiza 23 Peru PER 142.5 x
AC Stergios Tsoukas Greece GRE 140.0 x
AC Gaber Ali Hafez Egypt EGY 140.0 x
AC Juan Benavides 26 Cuba CUB 135.0 x
AC Andrés Martínez 24 Cuba CUB 130.0 x

Military Press Lift #2

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K S/F
AC Kaarlo Kangasniemi 27 Finland FIN 170.0 o
AC Marek Gołąb 28 Poland POL 165.0 o
AC Bo Johansson 23 Sweden SWE 165.0 o
AC Jaan Talts 24 Soviet Union URS 160.0 o
AC Louis Martin 31 Great Britain GBR 157.5 o
AC Phil Grippaldi 22 United States USA 155.0 o
AC Vítězslav Országh 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 155.0 o
AC Árpád Nemessányi 24 Hungary HUN 150.0 o
AC Yun Seog-Won 34 South Korea KOR 145.0 o
AC Pierre Gourrier 21 France FRA 140.0 o
AC Stergios Tsoukas Greece GRE 140.0 o
AC Gaber Ali Hafez Egypt EGY 140.0 o
AC Andrés Martínez 24 Cuba CUB 130.0 o
AC Oscar Nobua 19 Argentina ARG 125.0 o
AC Fernando Esquivel 29 Costa Rica CRC 120.0 o
AC Alfred Steiner 24 France FRA 157.5 x
AC Robert Bartholomew 32 United States USA 155.0 x
AC Jean-Pierre Van Lerberghe 21 Belgium BEL 155.0 x
AC Óskar Sigurpálsson 22 Iceland ISL 152.5 x
AC Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 150.0 x
AC Géza Tóth 36 Hungary HUN 150.0 x
AC Efrain Gusquiza 23 Peru PER 142.5 x
AC Leong Chim Seong 27 Malaysia MAS 142.5 x
AC Sylvanus Blackman 35 Great Britain GBR 137.5 x
AC Cheng Sheng-Teh 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 137.5 x
AC Bakr El-Sayed Bassam 28 Egypt EGY 135.0 x
AC Fernando Torres 26 Puerto Rico PUR 135.0 x
AC Juan Benavides 26 Cuba CUB 135.0 x
AC Paul Bjarnason 23 Canada CAN 130.0 x

Military Press Lift #3

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K S/F
AC Kaarlo Kangasniemi 27 Finland FIN 172.5 o WR
AC Louis Martin 31 Great Britain GBR 160.0 o
AC Vítězslav Országh 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 157.5 o
AC Robert Bartholomew 32 United States USA 155.0 o
AC Yun Seog-Won 34 South Korea KOR 150.0 o
AC Efrain Gusquiza 23 Peru PER 142.5 o
AC Leong Chim Seong 27 Malaysia MAS 142.5 o
AC Fernando Torres 26 Puerto Rico PUR 135.0 o
AC Marek Gołąb 28 Poland POL 170.0 x
AC Bo Johansson 23 Sweden SWE 170.0 x
AC Jaan Talts 24 Soviet Union URS 167.5 x
AC Phil Grippaldi 22 United States USA 160.0 x
AC Alfred Steiner 24 France FRA 157.5 x
AC Jean-Pierre Van Lerberghe 21 Belgium BEL 155.0 x
AC Óskar Sigurpálsson 22 Iceland ISL 155.0 x
AC Árpád Nemessányi 24 Hungary HUN 152.5 x
AC Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 150.0 x
AC Gaber Ali Hafez Egypt EGY 150.0 x
AC Géza Tóth 36 Hungary HUN 150.0 x
AC Pierre Gourrier 21 France FRA 142.5 x
AC Stergios Tsoukas Greece GRE 142.5 x
AC Sylvanus Blackman 35 Great Britain GBR 140.0 x
AC Andrés Martínez 24 Cuba CUB 137.5 x
AC Cheng Sheng-Teh 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 137.5 x
AC Bakr El-Sayed Bassam 28 Egypt EGY 135.0 x
AC Juan Benavides 26 Cuba CUB 135.0 x
AC Paul Bjarnason 23 Canada CAN 130.0 x
AC Oscar Nobua 19 Argentina ARG 130.0 x
AC Fernando Esquivel 29 Costa Rica CRC 125.0 x