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Wrestling Men's Heavyweight, Freestyle Medalists

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Events:

Games: 25 games in 19 countries
First Held: 1904 Summer Games
Last Held: 2016 Summer Games

Participants: 275 from 68 countries
Top Athlete Medalist(s): TUR Hamit Kaplan and AZE Xetaq Qazyumov (3 medals)
Top Country Medalist(s): USA United States (11 medals)

Medalists

Year Gold Silver Bronze
2016 USA Kyle Snyder AZE Xetaq Qazyumov ROU Albert Saritov
UZB Magomed Ibragimov
2012 USA Jake Varner UKR Valeriy Andriitsev AZE Xetaq Qazyumov
GEO Giorgi Gogshelidze
2008 RUS Sharvani Muradov KAZ Taymuraz Tigiyev AZE Xetaq Qazyumov
GEO Giorgi Gogshelidze
2004 RUS Khadzhimurat Gatsalov UZB Magomed Ibragimov IRI Ali Reza Heidari
2000 RUS Sagid Murtazaliyev KAZ Islam Bayramukov GEO Eldar K'urt'anidze
1996 USA Kurt Angle IRI Abbas Jadidi GER Arawat Sabejew
1992 EUN Leri Khabelovi GER Heiko Balz TUR Ali Kayali
1988 ROU Vasile Pușcașu URS Leri Khabelovi USA Bill Scherr
1984 USA Lou Banach SYR Joseph Atiyeh ROU Vasile Pușcașu
1980 URS Illia Mate BUL Slavcho Chervenkov TCH Július Strnisko
1976 URS Ivan Yarygin USA Russ Hellickson BUL Dimo Kostov
1972 URS Ivan Yarygin MGL Khorloogiin Bayanmönkh HUN József Csatári
1968 URS Aleksandr Medved BUL Osman Duraliev FRG Wilfried Dietrich
1964 URS Aleksandr Ivanitsky BUL Lyutvi Akhmedov TUR Hamit Kaplan
1960 GER Wilfried Dietrich TUR Hamit Kaplan URS Savkuz Dzarasov
1956 TUR Hamit Kaplan BUL Yusein Mekhmedov FIN Taisto Kangasniemi
1952 URS Arsen Mek'ok'ishvili SWE Bertil Antonsson GBR Ken Richmond
1948 HUN Gyula Bóbis SWE Bertil Antonsson AUS Jim Armstrong
1936 EST Kristjan Palusalu TCH Josef Klapuch FIN Hjalmar Nyström
1932 SWE Johan Richthoff USA Jack Riley AUT Nikolaus Hirschl
1928 SWE Johan Richthoff FIN Aukusti Sihvola FRA Edmond Dame
1924 USA Harry Steel SUI Henri Wernli GBR Archie MacDonald
1920 SUI Robert Roth USA Nat Pendleton SWE Ernst Nilsson
USA Fred Meyer
1908 GBR Con O'Kelly, Sr. NOR Jacob Gundersen GBR Ned Barrett
1904 NOR Bernhoff Hansen GER Frank Kugler USA Fred Warmbold