chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

Latvia Strong In Jekabpils

History in Color:

Weightlifters of the Dynamo Riga club at the training camp in Jekabpils, Latvia in 1971-1972 (left to right):

E. Abrashov, Alexander Dynnikov, Juris Klavins, Karlis Pumpurins, Ansis Ziemanis

The Dynamo Riga weightlifting club of the late 1960s to mid 1970s was known a super club that produced such world class athletes as Gennady Ivanchenko, Karlis Pumpurins, Alexander Dynnikov, Anatoly Mayasin, Vilis Perkons and many more.

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