July 24th, 2017

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Team Czechoslovakia (1980)


Members of Team Czechoslovakia Weightlifting gathered for a group shot before going to the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow.

Left to right:

Top row:

Emil Brzoska (Head coach), Ota Zaremba (gold, 100kg), Bohuslav Braum (5th place, 110_kg), Jaromir Vitek (President federation), Dusan Poliacik (bronze, 82.5kg), Dalibor Rehak (4th place, 90kg), Pavel Khek (injured, 110kg), Anton Baraniak (7th place, 100kg), Lubomir Srsen (6th place, 90kg)

Front row:

Dusan Drska (9th pace, 67.5kg), Frantisek Skarda (coach), Frantisek Nedved (6th pace, 60kg), Jaroslav Kamas (massage therapist)

From the History in Color series at Chidlovski Blog Chidlovski.