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1991 European Championships
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The 1991 European Weightlifting Championships were held in Władysławowo, Poland from May 24 to May 31, 1991. It was the 70th edition of the event. There were a total number of 127 athletes competing, from 21 nations. The women competition were held in Varna, Bulgaria. It was the 4th event for the women.

Medal summary

Men

Event Gold Silver Bronze
52 kg
Snatch Traian Cihărean
 Romania
115.0 kg Sevdalin Minchev
 Bulgaria
110.0 kg Halil Mutlu
 Turkey
105.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Sevdalin Minchev
 Bulgaria
142.5 kg Traian Cihărean
 Romania
140.0 kg Halil Mutlu
 Turkey
135.0 kg
Total Traian Cihărean
 Romania
255.0 kg Sevdalin Minchev
 Bulgaria
252.5 kg Halil Mutlu
 Turkey
240.0 kg
56 kg
Snatch Viktor Sinyak
 Soviet Union
125.0 kg Hafız Süleymanoğlu
 Turkey
125.0 kg Ferenc Lenart
 Hungary
117.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Ivan Ivanov
 Bulgaria
150.0 kg Hafız Süleymanoğlu
 Turkey
147.5 kg Marek Gorzelniak
 Poland
145.0 kg
Total Hafız Süleymanoğlu
 Turkey
272.5 kg Viktor Sinyak
 Soviet Union
270.0 kg Ivan Ivanov
 Bulgaria
265.0 kg
60 kg
Snatch Nikolay Peshalov
 Bulgaria
137.5 kg Attila Czanka
 Hungary
130.0 kg Yurik Sarkisyan
 Soviet Union
130.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Nikolay Peshalov
 Bulgaria
165.0 kg Yurik Sarkisyan
 Soviet Union
160.0 kg Attila Czanka
 Hungary
157.5 kg
Total Nikolay Peshalov
 Bulgaria
302.5 kg Yurik Sarkisyan
 Soviet Union
290.0 kg Attila Czanka
 Hungary
287.5 kg
67.5 kg
Snatch Yoto Yotov
 Bulgaria
155.0 kg Israel Militosyan
 Soviet Union
152.5 kg Ergün Batmaz
 Turkey
142.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Israel Militosyan
 Soviet Union
185.0 kg Yoto Yotov
 Bulgaria
185.0 kg Andreas Behm
 Germany
180.0 kg
Total Yoto Yotov
 Bulgaria
340.0 kg Israel Militosyan
 Soviet Union
337.5 kg Andreas Behm
 Germany
317.5 kg
75 kg
Snatch Andrei Socaci
 Romania
157.5 kg Fedor Kassapu
 Soviet Union
152.5 kg Andrzej Cofalik
 Poland
152.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Rumen Stoyanov
 Bulgaria
195.0 kg Fedor Kassapu
 Soviet Union
192.5 kg Andrei Socaci
 Romania
192.5 kg
Total Andrei Socaci
 Romania
350.0 kg Rumen Stoyanov
 Bulgaria
345.0 kg Fedor Kassapu
 Soviet Union
345.0 kg
82.5 kg
Snatch Altimurat Orazdurdiev
 Soviet Union
172.5 kg Plamen Bratoychev
 Bulgaria
165.0 kg Krzysztof Siemion
 Poland
160.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Altimurat Orazdurdiev
 Soviet Union
202.5 kg Sunay Bulut
 Turkey
200.0 kg Miroslaw Chlebosz
 Poland
197.5 kg
Total Altimurat Orazdurdiev
 Soviet Union
375.0 kg Plamen Bratoychev
 Bulgaria
360.0 kg Sunay Bulut
 Turkey
360.0 kg
90 kg
Snatch Ivan Chakarov
 Bulgaria
180.0 kg Slawomir Zawada
 Poland
177.5 kg Ali Eroglu
 Turkey
162.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Ivan Chakarov
 Bulgaria
210.0 kg Slawomir Zawada
 Poland
210.0 kg Ali Eroglu
 Turkey
192.5 kg
Total Ivan Chakarov
 Bulgaria
390.0 kg Slawomir Zawada
 Poland
387.5 kg Ali Eroglu
 Turkey
355.0 kg
100 kg
Snatch Igor Sadykov
 Soviet Union
185.0 kg Viktor Tregubov
 Soviet Union
180.0 kg Petar Stefanov
 Bulgaria
170.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Igor Sadykov
 Soviet Union
220.0 kg Viktor Tregubov
 Soviet Union
212.5 kg Udo Guse
 Germany
207.5 kg
Total Igor Sadykov
 Soviet Union
405.0 kg Viktor Tregubov
 Soviet Union
392.5 kg Petar Stefanov
 Bulgaria
372.5 kg
110 kg
Snatch Artur Akoyev
 Soviet Union
185.0 kg Piotr Banaszak
 Poland
182.5 kg Andrew Davies
 Great Britain
167.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Artur Akoyev
 Soviet Union
235.0 kg Piotr Banaszak
 Poland
210.0 kg Andor Szanyi
 Hungary
207.5 kg
Total Artur Akoyev
 Soviet Union
420.0 kg Piotr Banaszak
 Poland
392.5 kg Andor Szanyi
 Hungary
372.5 kg
+110 kg
Snatch Leonid Taranenko
 Soviet Union
200.0 kg Sergey Gunyashev
 Soviet Union
190.0 kg Kolio Kolev
 Bulgaria
185.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Leonid Taranenko
 Soviet Union
247.5 kg Manfred Nerlinger
 West Germany
237.5 kg Jiri Zubricky
 Czechoslovakia
232.5 kg
Total Leonid Taranenko
 Soviet Union
447.5 kg Manfred Nerlinger
 West Germany
422.5 kg Sergey Gunyashev
 Soviet Union
415.0 kg

Medal table

Ranking by Big (Total result) medals

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Soviet Union (URS)44210
2 Bulgaria (BUL)3328
3 Romania (ROU)2002
4 Turkey (TUR)1034
5 Poland (POL)0202
6 Germany (GER)0112
7 Hungary (HUN)0022
Totals (7 entries)10101030

References