Mahmoud NAMDJOU

Islamic Republic of Iran IRI

Weightlifting

  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
    1 B
  • Games participations
    3
  • First Olympic Games
    London 1948
  • Year of Birth
    1918
Olympic Results

Biography

Mahmoud NAMDJOU

Mahmoud Namdjou had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1952 Olympics Bantamweight class (307.5 kg); 3rd in the 1956 Olympics Bantamweight class (332.5 kg); 1st in the 1949 World Championships Bantamweight class (315.0 kg); 1st in the 1950 World Championships Bantamweight class (310.0 kg); 1st in the 1951 World Championships Bantamweight class (317.5 kg); 2nd in the 1954 World Championships Bantamweight class (307.5 kg); 3rd in the 1955 World Championships Bantamweight class (312.5 kg); 3rd in the 1957 World Championships Bantamweight class (320.0 kg). He set three world records - one in the clean & jerk, and two in the total.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Melbourne 1956

B
Bantamweight (≤56 kilograms)
Bantamweight (≤56 kilograms) Weightlifting
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Helsinki 1952

S
Bantamweight (≤56 kilograms)
Bantamweight (≤56 kilograms) Weightlifting
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

London 1948

#5
Bantamweight (≤56 kilograms)
Bantamweight (≤56 kilograms) Weightlifting