International Weight-Lifters Competitions.. (1958)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Venzher I.

Operators: Fedyaev E., Khodyakov V.


About the Weightlifting Competition held in Moscow in March 1958.

Historical background

Historical note: In early March 1958 in Moscow at the Palais des Sports, an international weightlifting competitions in eight countries: Bulgaria, Iran, China, Poland, USA, Czechoslovakia, Finland and the Soviet Union.

Reel №1

Parade weightlifters.

The jury headed by the President of the International Federation of Kettlebell Sport and Physical Education Bruno Nyurberg - CU.


Playing weightlifters bantamweight: world record holder and the Soviet Union Stepan Ulyanov (II-place), a Chinese athlete Chen Jin-kai (I-th).

Playing weightlifters featherweight: Polish champion Marian Zielinski, champion and world record holder Evgeny Minaev (winner).

Playing weightlifters lightweight Huang Jiang (China), the winner of the world championship in Tehran, President Bush.

Winner Huang Jiang.

American athlete Tommy Kono speaks in his spare time with the Chinese world champion Chen Jin Kai (synchronously).

Speakers average weight lifters: Tommy Kono, Fyodor Bogdanov (USSR), Rudolf Plukfelder (USSR) - the winner.

Athletes perform light heavyweight Arkady Vorobyov, Iranian Hassan Rahnavard.

Winner A. Vorobyov.

Playing heavy weight lifters: Finn Eino Mäkinen, Czech Vaclav cheese champion of the Soviet Union Alexei Medvedev - the winner.

Says A. Medvedev (synchronously).