Valerios LEONIDIS

Greece GRE

Weightlifting

  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
  • Games participations
    3
  • First Olympic Games
    Barcelona 1992
  • Year of Birth
    1966
Olympic Results

Biography

Valerios LEONIDIS

Valerios Leonidis had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1996 Olympics Featherweight class (332.5 kg); 2nd in the 1994 World Championships Featherweight class (325.0 kg); 2nd in the 1995 World Championships Featherweight class (327.5 kg); 3rd in the 1999 World Championships Lightweight class (340.0 kg); 2nd in the 1993 European Championships Featherweight class (312.5 kg); 2nd in the 1994 European Championships Featherweight class (317.5 kg); 2nd in the 1995 European Championships Featherweight class (322.5 kg); 1st in the 1996 European Championships Featherweight class (312.5 kg); 2nd in the 1998 European Championships Middleweight class (360.0 kg); 3rd in the 1999 European Championships Lightweight class (340.0 kg). He set five world records - two in the snatch, and three in the clean & jerk.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Sydney 2000

#6
Lightweight (≤69 kilograms)
Lightweight (≤69 kilograms) Weightlifting
Olympic Results
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Atlanta 1996

S
Featherweight (≤64 kilograms)
Featherweight (≤64 kilograms) Weightlifting
Olympic Results
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Barcelona 1992

#5
Featherweight (≤60 kilograms)
Featherweight (≤60 kilograms) Weightlifting