chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

Leonid Zhabotinsky: Training Session in Mexico City (1967)

History in Color:

Mexico City, Mexico, 1967 – Olympic champion Leonid Zhabotinsky, super heavyweight of Zaporozhye, Ukraine, performs snatch lifts in the training hall in Mexico City during the pre-Olympic training camp with the Team USSR in Mexico.

A year later, Leonid Zhabotinsky won his second gold medal at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.

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