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Lift Up: Olympic Weightlifting History In Color

The following gallery features photographs that we enhanced to illustrate the history of Olympic weightlifting for the Lift Up project. The original black and white photos of various quality were re-touched to showcase legendary athletes, teams and events.


In other words, it is Weightlifting History in Color.






Viktor Bushuev


Viktor Bushuev


Rome in 1960


Rome in 1960


Trofim Lomakin


Trofim Lomakin


The Back


The Back


Vladimir Ryzhenkov


Vladimir Ryzhenkov



Team CCCP 1979


Team CCCP 1979


Yevgeny Sypko


Yevgeny Sypko


Norb Schemansky


Norb Schemansky


Stronest Filmmaker in the World


Stronest Filmmaker in the World


Gennady Ivanchenko


Gennady Ivanchenko



Team CCCP 1980


Team CCCP 1980


World Record in Paris


World Record in Paris


Split Style


Split Style


Team CCCP 1968


Team CCCP 1968


Team USA 1958


Team USA 1958



Faces and Numbers


Faces and Numbers


Team CCCP 1963


Team CCCP 1963


Team CCCP 1937


Team CCCP 1937


Two Generations


Two Generations


Team CCCP 1976


Team CCCP 1976



Parade of Champions in 1962


Parade of Champions in 1962


Pioneers of Weightlifting


Pioneers of Weightlifting


Novak


Novak


Team CCCP 1973


Team CCCP 1973


Team CCCP 1946


Team CCCP 1946



Berger


Berger


Training Hall


Training Hall


Rigert


Rigert


Teamsters


Teamsters


Sergey Ayrapetov


Sergey Ayrapetov



Ivan Udodov


Ivan Udodov


Rakhmanov and Prilepun


Rakhmanov and Prilepun


Batishchev


Batishchev


Medvedev


Medvedev


Marchuk


Marchuk



Team CCCP 1953


Team CCCP 1953


Dnepropetrovsk 1982


Dnepropetrovsk 1982


Dynnikov


Dynnikov


At the Baltic Cup 1974


At the Baltic Cup 1974



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