chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,
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Spartakiada 1979

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The Lift Up:History in Color series: Super heavyweight Sultan Rakhmanov is getting ready to perform the snatch lift at the 1979 Spartakiada in Leningrad, Russia.


He managed to lift 420kg in total (185+235) at the Spartakiada.


The next year, Rakhmanov won the 1980 Olympics with the 440kg total.

Tags: lift up, olympics, photography, weightlifting
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