chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

Athletes and Coaches of Dynamo Moscow


Athletes Coached by A. Faradzhan

in History in Color Series

Rigertomania in Armenia Yakubovsky

USSR Cup (1970) militosyan1976

The cover photo from our History in Color series features famous athletes and coaches of the Dynamo club in Moscow, Russia in the 1970s.

Left to right:

Ambery Kipov, N/A, Yury Kozin, Vladimir Ryzhenkov, Akop Faradzhan, Valery Yakubovsky.

The black-and-white original came from the photo archives of Akop Faradzhan, well-known Soviet weightlifter and coach.

Faradzhan coached such elite athletes as Valery Yakubovsky, Vartan Militosyan and many more.

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

  • Post a new comment


    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.