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Anton Richter

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameAnton•Richter
Used nameAnton•Richter
Born7 December 1911
Died1989
Measurements60 kg
AffiliationsPolizei SV, Wien (AUT)
NOC(s) Austria

Biography

Anton Richter had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1937 World Championships Featherweight class (287.5 kg); 3rd in the 1938 World Championships Featherweight class (297.5 kg). He set one world record in the featherweight clean & jerk and one in the featherweight total.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1936 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Featherweight, Men Olympic 4 Representing Austria    
1948 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Featherweight, Men Olympic 11 Representing Austria    

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1936 Summer Olympics 2 August 1936 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Triathlon) Final Standings 297.5 4
1936 Summer Olympics 2 August 1936 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #1 90.0 AC
1936 Summer Olympics 2 August 1936 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 95.0 AC
1936 Summer Olympics 2 August 1936 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #3 97.5 WR AC
1936 Summer Olympics 2 August 1936 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 120.0 AC