Nedelcho KOLEV

Bulgaria BUL

Weightlifting

  • Olympic Medals
    1 B
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Moscow 1980
  • Year of Birth
    1953
Olympic Results

Biography

Nedelcho KOLEV

Nedelcho Kolev had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1980 Olympics Middleweight class (345.0 kg); 1st in the 1973 World Championships Middleweight class (337.5 kg); 1st in the 1974 World Championships Middleweight class (335.0 kg); 3rd in the 1975 World Championships Middleweight class (325.0 kg); 2nd in the 1979 World Championships Middleweight class (342.5 kg); 3rd in the 1980 World Championships Middleweight class (345.0 kg); 1st in the 1973 European Championships Middleweight class (330.0 kg); 1st in the 1974 European Championships Middleweight class (340.0 kg); 3rd in the 1975 European Championships Middleweight class (325.0 kg); 2nd in the 1979 European Championships Middleweight class (337.5 kg); 2nd in the 1980 European Championships Middleweight class (347.5 kg). He set 12 middleweight world records from 1973-80 –six in the snatch, two in the clean & jerk, and four in the total.

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Moscow 1980

B
Middleweight (≤75 kilograms)
Middleweight (≤75 kilograms) Weightlifting