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Pablo Lara

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full namePablo•Lara Rodríguez
Used namePablo•Lara
Born30 May 1968 in Santa Clara (CUB)
Measurements168 cm / 76 kg
NOC(s) Cuba

Biography

Pablo Lara had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1992 Olympics Middleweight class (357.5 kg); 1st in the 1996 Olympics Middleweight class (367.5 kg); 2nd in the 1989 World Championships Middleweight class (357.5 kg); 1st in the 1991 World Championships Middleweight class (355.0 kg); 1st in the 1994 World Championships Middleweight class (365.0 kg); 1st in the 1995 World Championships Middleweight class (367.5 kg); 1st in the 1987 Pan-American Games Middleweight class (325.0 kg); 1st in the 1991 Pan-American Games Middleweight class (341.0 kg); 1st in the 1995 Pan-American Games Middleweight class (362.5 kg);. He set five middleweight world records – four in the clean & jerk, and one in the total.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1992 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Middleweight, Men Olympic 2 Silver Representing Cuba    
1996 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Middleweight, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Cuba    

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1996 Summer Olympics 24 July 1996 Weightlifting Middleweight, Men (≤76 kg, Biathlon) Final Standings 362.5 1
1996 Summer Olympics 24 July 1996 Weightlifting Middleweight, Men (≤76 kg, Biathlon) Final Standings 367.5 1
1996 Summer Olympics 24 July 1996 Weightlifting Middleweight, Men (≤76 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 162.5 AC
1996 Summer Olympics 24 July 1996 Weightlifting Middleweight, Men (≤76 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 200.0 AC
1996 Summer Olympics 24 July 1996 Weightlifting Middleweight, Men (≤76 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #2 205.0 AC

Olympic family relations

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