Rigert sets an Olympic records (1976)

1976 David Rigert

Rigert in Montreal (1976)

July 25, 1976, Montreal, Canada – David Rigert of Shakhty, Russia snatches 170,0 kg in the 3rd attempt and sets an Olympic record in the 90 kg weight class at the 1976 Summer Olympics.

In the end of that night, David Rigert won the 1976 Olympics title with 382,5kg total (170,0 + 212,5).

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