chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,
chidlovski
chidlovski

David Rigert: 1975 USSR Spartakiade in Vilnius


History in Color:

July 9, 1975, Vilnius, Lithuania – Legendary Soviet weightlifter David Rigert of Shakhty, Russia competes in the 90kg class at the 1975 USSR Spartakiade and 1975 USSR Championships in Vilnius.


28-year old Rigert won the tournament with a 382.5kg (172.5+210) total. It was his 3rd national title and the 1st USSR Spartakiade that David won in his remarkable career as an athlete in this sport.

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

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments