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Hans Claussen

Full name: Hans Claussen
Gender: Male
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: September 5, 1911 in Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Died: July 21, 2001 in Lauenburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Weightlifting

Biography

Weightlifter Hans Claussen from Lübeck finished 11th in the light-heavyweight division at the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games at the age of 41. At the 1935 and 1938 World Championships he came in fifth in the middleweight and sixth in the light-heavyweight respectively. Claussen also won six (West) German Championships, at middleweight in 1942-43 and 1948, at light-heavyweight in 1950 and 1952 and at middle-heavyweight in 1951. Claussen, a butcher by trade, appeared in six international matches in 1950 and 1952.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Men's Light-Heavyweight Germany GER 11

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Final Standings 11 362.5
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Military Press 17 102.5
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Military Press Lift #1 AC 97.5 o
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Military Press Lift #2 AC 102.5 o
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Military Press Lift #3 AC 105.0 x
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Snatch 7T 115.0
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Snatch Lift #1 AC 107.5 o
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Snatch Lift #2 AC 115.0 o
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Snatch Lift #3 AC 117.5 x
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Clean & Jerk 11T 145.0
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 137.5 o
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 145.0 x
1952 Summer 40 Helsinki Weightlifting Germany GER Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 145.0 o
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