chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

Power Cleans in Tatabanya, Hungary (1961)

History in Color:

September 15, 1961,  Tatabanya,  Hungary – While preparing for the 1961 World and European Championships in Vienna, Austria, weightlifters of Team Hungary are enjoying an outdoor training session in the national camp in Tatabanya (left to right*):

Imre Foldi (56kg, silver),  Robert Nagy (56kg, 9th),  Geza Toth (82,5kg, silver)  and Karoly Ecser (90+kg, 4th).

Note: * The names of the athletes are followed with their weight classes and places they won at the 1961 World Championships


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