Viktor Mazin

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Viktor Mazin
RIAN archive 103479 Soviet weight-lifter Viktor Mazin during the XXII Olympic Games.jpg
Mazin at the 1980 Olympics
Personal information
Born 18 June 1954 (1954-06-18) (age 62)
Chernovskiye Kopi, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia
Height 156 cm (5 ft 1 in)
Weight 60 kg (132 lb)
Sport Weightlifting
Club Yenbek Shakhtinsk

Viktor Ivanovich Mazin (Russian: Виктор Иванович Мазин, born 18 June 1954) is a retired Soviet featherweight weightlifter. He won a gold medal at the 1980 Olympics in Moscow, setting five ratified world records in the process. Domestically Mazin won one Soviet title in 1980, and placed second in 1979 and 1981. He retired in 1982 after winning a Soviet Cup.[1][2]


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