Sopita Tanasan

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Sopita Tanasan
Personal information
Native nameโสภิตา ธนสาร
Nickname(s)Nan
National team Thailand
Born (1994-12-23) 23 December 1994 (age 25)
Chumphon Province
ResidenceSawi, Chumphon, Thailand
EducationInstitute of Physical Education Bangkok Campus
Years active2010
Height1.54 m (5 ft 1 in)
Weight48 kg (106 lb)
Sport
CountryThailand
SportWeightlifting
ClubBangkok Weightlifting Club

Sopita Tanasan (Thai: โสภิตา ธนสาร; RTGSSophita Thanasan; born 23 December 1994) is a Thai weighlifter. She competed at the 2013 World Championships in the Women's 53 kg, winning the Bronze medal.[1] In 2016 Olympics, she competed at the 48 kg weight class and won gold.

Major result[edit]

Year Venue Weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total Rank
1 2 3 Rank 1 2 3 Rank
Olympic Games
2016 Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 48 kg 88 90 92 1 106 108 110 1 200 1st place, gold medalist(s)
World Championships
2011 France Paris, France 53 kg 83 87 90 7 103 106 110 16 196 12
2013 Poland Wrocław, Poland 53 kg 85 89 91 2nd place, silver medalist(s) 109 112 113 4 203 2nd place, silver medalist(s)
2014 Kazakhstan Almaty, Kazakhstan 53 kg 90 95 99 4 110 113 116 5 208 4
2015 United States Houston, United States 53 kg 90 95 100 4 110 115 115 5 210 4
2017 United States Anaheim, United States 53 kg 91 94 96 1st place, gold medalist(s) 110 114 117 1st place, gold medalist(s) 210 1st place, gold medalist(s)
Asian Games
2014 South Korea Incheon, South Korea 53 kg 90 91 95 4 110 115 115 8 205 6
World Junior Championships
2012 Guatemala Guatemala, Guatemala 53 kg 87 90 93 2nd place, silver medalist(s) 106 111 111 2nd place, silver medalist(s) 201 2nd place, silver medalist(s)
2013 Peru lima, Peru 53 kg 86 89 91 1st place, gold medalist(s) 105 106 106 3rd place, bronze medalist(s) 197 3rd place, bronze medalist(s)
2014 Russia Kazan, Russia 53 kg 88 88 93 2nd place, silver medalist(s) 102 107 110 2nd place, silver medalist(s) 195 2nd place, silver medalist(s)

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