chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

David Rigert (USSR, Russia): 1981 Friendship Cup

History in Color:

March 21, 1981, Lvov, Ukraine – Legendary David Rigert of Taganrog, Russia competes in the 100kg weight class at the 1981 Friendship Cup in Lvov.

A couple of weeks before the tournament in Lvov, David Rigert turned 34.

This was one of the last competitions in the long and impressive career of the Legend.

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

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