Stefan Topurov

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Stefan Topurov
Personal information
Born August 11, 1964

Stefan Petrov Topurov (Bulgarian: Стефан Петров Топуров) (born August 11, 1964 in Asenovgrad), was an weightlifter for Bulgaria.

Weightlifting achievements[edit]

  • Silver medalist in Olympic Games (1988);
  • Senior world champion (1987);
  • Silver medalist in Senior World Championships (1983 and 1986);
  • Senior European champion (1984 and 1987);
  • Silver medalist at Senior European Championships (1983 and 1988);
  • Set eleven world records during his career.
  • First man ever to lift three times his body weight.