Beijing Olympics 2008 Weightlifting - Women's 53 kg

Medalists

Gold  Prapawadee Jaroenrattanatarakoon
Thailand (THA)
Silver  Yoon Jin-Hee
South Korea (KOR)
Bronze  Nastassia Novikava
Belarus (BLR)

Records

The existing world and Olympic records

World Record Snatch Ri Song Hui (PRK) 102 kg Busan, South Korea 1 October 2002
Clean & Jerk Li Ping (CHN) 129 kg Tai'an, People's Republic of China 22 April 2007
Total Qiu Hongxia (CHN) 226 kg Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 2 October 2006
Olympic Record Snatch  Yang Xia (CHN) 100 kg Sydney, Australia 18 September 2000
Clean & Jerk  Yang Xia (CHN) 125 kg Sydney, Australia 18 September 2000
Total  Yang Xia (CHN) 225 kg Sydney, Australia 18 September 2000
Qualified Athletes

9 Weight lifters were selected

   Athlete   Date of Birth Weight   PB   Notes
1  Nastassia Novikava (BLR) November 16, 1981(1981-11-16) (age 26) 52.87 kg 213 kg 2007 World Championships
2  Yudelquis Maridalin (DOM) March 27, 1986(1986-03-27) (age 22) 52.74 kg 211 kg 2007 Pan-American Games
3  Julia Rohde (GER) May 13, 1989(1989-05-13) (age 19) 52.79 kg 188 kg 2008 European Championships
4  Raema Lisa Rumbewas (INA) September 10, 1980(1980-09-10) (age 27) 52.95 kg 210 kg 2000 and 2004 Olympic Games
2006 World Championships
5  Yoon Jin-Hee (KOR) August 4, 1986(1986-08-04) (age 22) 52.72 kg 211 kg 2007 World Championships
6  Dika Toua (PNG) June 23, 1984(1984-06-23) (age 24) 52.53 kg 190 kg 2006 Commonwealth Games
7  Prapawadee Jaroenrattanatarakoon (THA) May 29, 1984(1984-05-29) (age 24) 52.47 kg 223 kg 2005 World Championships
8  Melanie Roach (USA) December 15, 1974(1974-12-15) (age 33) 52.54 kg 189 kg 2007 Pan-American Games
9  Judith Chacón (VEN) January 29, 1986(1986-01-29) (age 22) 52.96 kg 184 kg  

Results

Rank Name Group Body Weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total (kg)
1 2 3 Res 1 2 3 Res
1  Prapawadee Jaroenrattanatarakoon (THA) A 52.47 92 95 97 95 120 126 130 126 OR 221
2  Yoon Jin-Hee (KOR) A 52.72 94 97 97 94 116 118 119 119 213
3  Nastassia Novikava (BLR) A 52.87 92 95 97 95 116 116 118 118 213
4  Raema Lisa Rumbewas (INA) A 52.95 91 95 95 91 110 115 121 115 206
5  Yudelquis Maridalin (DOM) A 52.74 89 93 96 93 111 118 120 111 204
6  Melanie Roach (USA) A 52.54 79 81 83 83 105 108 110 110 193 NR
7  Julia Rohde (GER) A 52.79 77 80 82 82 99 103 105 103 185
8  Dika Toua (PNG) A 52.53 77 77 80 80 104 108 108 104 184
9  Judith Chacón (VEN) A 52.96 75 75 80 80 101 106 106 101 181