chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,
chidlovski
chidlovski

Jouni Grönman (Finland)

Gronman


History in Color: Famous Finnish lightweight Jouni Grönman performs a snatch lift.


Olympic weightlifting of Finland produced three medalists of the Summer Olympics. Jouni Grönman is one of these distinguished athletes. He won bronze medal in the at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. He also was a European vice champion in 1984.


Jouni Grönman (b. 1962) had a long and impressive career on the competition platform. He was a 4-time Olympian. Besides the 1984 Olympics, he competed for Finland at the Summer Olympics in 1988, 1992 and 1996.


His best total was 320kg. He reached this results in 1987 in Reims and that put him in the top 50 lightweights of the 20th Century.


Grönman competed for Pori, Finland and won 15 Finnish titles and 5 Nordic titles.


 


 

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

  • Балдерис. Чистый раритет.

    Раритетное фото для балдерисоманов - тройка Балдерис-Жлуктов-Макаров. Довольно редкое сочетание для тех, кто следил за карьерой Хельмута…

  • Владимир Викулов (1946-2009)

    В Москве на 68-м году жизни ужел из жизни выдающийся советский хоккеист Владимир Викулов. Викулов пронадлежит к легендарной плеяде хоккеистов 60-х…

  • С днём рождения, Mr. Balderis!

    Сегодня день рождения лучшего хоккеиста всех времён и народов Хельмута Балдериса! Гурманы хоккея танцуют, поют и шлют поздравления великому…

  • 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