chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

Medal Ceremony in the Snatch Lift (Donetsk, 1981)

History in Color:

December 23, 1981, Donetsk, Ukraine – Super heavyweight medalists receive USSR Championships awards in the 110kg class for the snatch lift at the 1981 USSR Cup in Donetsk (left to right):

Alexander Gunyashev (silver medal, 185kg), Sultan Rakhnamov (gold medal, 190kg), Igor Shumeyko (bronze medal, 180kg).

Gold medal is also being awarded to Eduard Brovko, the coach of Sultan Rakhmanov.

Tags: history in color, lift up, photography, ussr, weightlifting

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