Ümmühan Uçar

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Ümmühan Uçar Gürçay
Personal information
Nationality Turkish
Born (1986-01-01) January 1, 1986 (age 31)[1]
Weight 87 kg (192 lb)[1]
Country Turkey
Sport Weightlifting
Event(s) +75 kg

Ümmühan Uçar Gürçay (born 1986 in Kütahya[2]) is a Turkish female weightlifter competing in the women's +75 kg division.

She started weightlifting at the age of 13 in the primary school, in the beginning against her parents' will. After two months' training, she achieved second place at the national championship that enabled her further performing in this sports.[2]


European Championships
Rank Event Year Venue Snatch Clean & Jerk Total
 Bronze +75 kg 2010[3] Minsk, BLR 117.0
 Bronze +75 kg 2011[4] Kazan, RUS 113.0
 Bronze 136.0
 Bronze 249.0


  1. ^ a b "European Weightlifting Championships-Cat. plus 75 kg (W)". Polska Sztanga. Retrieved 2010-04-11. 
  2. ^ a b Ulagay, Al (2003-05-17). "Büyüyünce şampiyon olacaklar". Hürriyet (in Turkish). Retrieved 2010-04-11. 
  3. ^ "Bayan milliler ikinci oldu". Hürriyet Spor (in Turkish). 2010-04-11. Retrieved 2010-04-11. 
  4. ^ "European Weightlifting Championships Kazan (RUS), 11-17.04.2011 -Women Cat. +75 kg" (PDF). European Weightlifting Federation. Retrieved 2011-04-24.