Weightlifting at the 2020 Summer Olympics

discipline of the 2020 Summer Olympics

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Weightlifting
at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad
VenueTokyo International Forum
Dates24 July – 4 August 2021
No. of events14
Competitors196 from 0 nations
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The weightlifting at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo will take place in 2021 at Tokyo International Forum.

Competition schedule

Schedule[1][2]
Date Jul 24 Jul 25 Jul 26 Jul 27 Jul 28 Jul 29 Jul 30 July 31 Aug 1 Aug 2 Aug 3 Aug 4
Men's 61kg F
Men's 67kg F
Men's 73kg F
Men's 81kg F
Men's 96kg F
Men's 109kg F
Men's 109+kg F
Women's 49kg F
Women's 55kg F
Women's 59kg F
Women's 64kg F
Women's 76kg F
Women's 87kg F
Women's 87+kg F

Qualification

Changes

The total gold medal count was reduced from 15 to 14, with one men's event being eliminated.

In July 2018 IWF announced new official weight categories.[3]

Participating

Participating nations

Medalists

Event Gold Silver Bronze
61 kg
details
67 kg
details
73 kg
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81 kg
details
96 kg
details
109 kg
details
109+ kg
details

Women’s

Event Gold Silver Bronze
49 kg
details
55 kg
details
59 kg
details
64 kg
details
76 kg
details
87 kg
details
87+ kg
details

See also

References

  1. ^ "Weightlifting Competition Schedule". Tokyo 2020. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
  2. ^ "Schedule - Weightlifting Tokyo 2020 Olympics". Olympian Database. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
  3. ^ Bodyweight categories unanimously accepted as IWF confirms plans to hold 2020 World Championships for non-Olympic divisions
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