The Strongest Weight-lifters of the World.. (1962)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Veyland B.

Operators: Serov G.


About the Weightlifting World and European Championship in Budapest.

Historical background

History: in October 1962 in Budapest, in the gym "Népstadion", opened the World Cup and European Weightlifting Championships. Participated in the competition athletes of 27 countries.

Temporary description

Hungary. World Cup and European Weightlifting Championships in Budapest. Moments of the championship competitions in the gym "Népstadion: athletes of different weight categories raise rods on the platform. Winner of the championship Yuri P. Vlasov (USSR) raises the bar. Awarding of winners of the championship.

Reel №1

Budapest - LS.

Gymnasium "Népstadion."

The parade of athletes.

On the platform a Japanese athlete Iosinobu Miyake.

On the platform Soviet athlete Eugene Minaev

Award E. Minaev (I-th) and Eugene Katsura (II-place).

Playing Pole Bazhanovsky and Vladimir Kaplun.

On the podium - Vladimir Kaplun.

Speaks Hungarian Mihaly Huska.

Drop out of the fight Taherani Iranian, French patterns.

On the platform, Alexander Kurynov, it awarded a gold medal.

Speakers: Finn Yakki Kaylayarvi, Tommy Kono (USA), the Hungarian Geze Veres.

On the podium - Geze Veres.

Come into the fight Louis Martin (England), a Pole Yerenush Polinsky.

Winner L. Martin.

Compete with American Harry Gubner Soviet athlete - world champion and Olympic champion Yuri Vlasov, American Norbert Shemansky.


Vlasova congratulate with the title of World Champion award.

Spectators - LS.