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Mario MARTINEZ

United States of America
TeamUnited States of America
WeightliftingWeightlifting
Olympic Medals
1S
Games Participations3
First Olympic GamesLos Angeles 1984
Year of Birth1957

Biography

Mario Martinez was a super-heavyweight weightlifter who represented the United States at the 1984, 1988, and 1992 Olympic Games, winning a silver medal in 1984. Martinez won nine medals at the Pan American Games, competing in 1987, 1991, and 1995, winning all three gold medals in the 1987 unlimited class. He was a 10-time US Champion, winning in 1982-89 and 1991-92. Martinez was known for his bent-arm pulling style.

Olympic Results

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