1908 World Weightlifting Championships

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The 1908 Men's World Weightlifting Championships were held in Vienna, Austria-Hungary from December 8 to December 9, 1908. There were 23 men in action from 2 nations. It was the 11th World Weightlifting Championships.

All medals won by Austrian weightlifters, Johann Eibel won the middleweight class[1] while Josef Grafl won the heavyweight division.[2]

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
80 kg
Johann Eibel
 Austria (AUT)
Anton Nejedlik
 Austria (AUT)
Johann Staudinger
 Austria (AUT)
+80 kg
Josef Grafl
 Austria (AUT)
Berthold Tandler
 Austria (AUT)
Edmund Danzer
 Austria (AUT)

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Austria 2 2 2 6
Total 2 2 2 6


  1. ^ "Gewichtheben - Weltmeisterschaften (Mittelgewicht)" (in German). Retrieved 24 October 2011. 
  2. ^ "Gewichtheben - Weltmeisterschaften (Superschwergewicht)" (in German). Retrieved 24 October 2011. 

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