Andreas Letz

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Andreas Letz
Bundesarchiv Bild 183-1985-0202-003, Andreas Letz.jpg
Medal record
Men's Weightlifting
Competitor for  East Germany
World Championships
Bronze 1986 Sofia 60 kg
Bronze 1985 Södertälje 60 kg
Bronze 1983 Moscow 56kg
Silver 1981 Lille 56kg
European Championships
Bronze 1986 Karl-Marx-Stadt 60 kg
Bronze 1985 Katowice 60 kg
Bronze 1983 Moscow 56 kg
Silver 1981 Lille 56 kg
Silver 1980 Belgrade 56 kg

Andreas Letz (born 5 June 1962 in Sömmerda, Thuringia) is a German weightlifter. He competed in the 56 kg and 60 kg categories, and set two world records in the clean and jerk, and one in the total.[1]

Competing for the German Democratic Republic, he ranked fourth in the 56 kg category at the 1980 Summer Olympics.

Letz ranked overall second at the 1981 World Weightlifting Championships, and ranked third in World Championships three times in 1983, 1985, and 1986.[2][3] In European Championships, he ranked overall second in 1980 and 1981, and third in 1983, 1985, and 1986.[4][5]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ "Andreas Letz". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2008-12-20. 
  2. ^ "World Championships Men: 56 kg". sports123.com. Retrieved 2008-12-20. [dead link]
  3. ^ "World Championships Men: 60 kg". sports123.com. Retrieved 2008-12-20. [dead link]
  4. ^ "European Championships Men: 56 kg". sports123.com. Retrieved 2008-12-20. [dead link]
  5. ^ "European Championships Men: 60 kg". sports123.com. Retrieved 2008-12-20. [dead link]
Andreas Letz, 1980