Beijing Olympics 2008 Weightlifting - Women's 63 kg

Medalists

Gold Pak Hyon Suk
North Korea (PRK)
241 kg
Silver Irina Nekrassova
Kazakhstan (KAZ)
240 kg
Bronze Lu Ying-Chi
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
231 kg

Records

The existing world and Olympic records

World Record Snatch Pawina Thongsuk (THA) 116 kg Doha, Qatar 12 November 2005
Clean & Jerk Pawina Thongsuk (THA) 142 kg Doha, Qatar 4 December 2006
Total Liu Haixia (CHN) 257 kg Chiang Mai, Thailand 23 September 2007
Olympic Record Snatch Hanna Batsiushka (BLR) 115 kg Athens, Greece 18 August 2004
Clean & Jerk Nataliya Skakun (UKR) 135 kg Athens, Greece 18 August 2004
Total Chen Xiaomin (CHN) 242.5 kg Sydney, Australia 19 September 2000
Qualified Athletes

20 Weight lifters were selected

   Athlete   Date of Birth Weight   PB   Notes
1 Leila Lassouani (ALG) July 29, 1977(1977-07-29) (age 31)   225 kg Tripartite Commission Wild Card
2 Maria Teresa Monasterio (BOL) October 15, 1969(1969-10-15) (age 38)     Tripartite Commission Wild Card
3 Christine Girard (CAN) January 3, 1985(1985-01-03) (age 23)   221 kg  
4 Michaela Breeze (GBR) May 17, 1979(1979-05-17) (age 29)   219 kg 2003 European Championships
2006 Commonwealth Games
Tripartite Commission Wild Card
5 Maya Maneza (KAZ) November 1, 1985(1985-11-01) (age 22)      
6 Irina Nekrassova (KAZ) March 1, 1988(1988-03-01) (age 20)      
7 Kim Sook-Young (KOR) August 6, 1985(1985-08-06) (age 23)   224 kg  
8 Luz Acosta (MEX) December 22, 1980(1980-12-22) (age 27)   220 kg  
9 Namkhaidorj Bayarmaa (MGL) June 1, 1978(1978-06-01) (age 30)   207 kg  
10 Pak Hyon Suk (PRK) August 4, 1985(1985-08-04) (age 23)   240 kg 2007 World Championships
11 Ruth Kasirye (NOR) June 10, 1982(1982-06-10) (age 26)   222 kg 2007 European Championships (-58kg)
12 Dominika Misterska (POL) July 20, 1979(1979-07-20) (age 29)   227-5 kg 2006 European Championships
13 Svetlana Tsarukaeva (RUS) December 25, 1987(1987-12-25) (age 21)   250 kg 2006 (-58kg) and 2007 World Championships
14 Lu Ying-Chi (TPE) April 6, 1985(1985-04-06) (age 23)   215 kg  
15 Hanene Ouerfelli (TUN) January 8, 1986(1986-01-08) (age 22)   201 kg  
16 Carissa Gump (USA) August 24, 1983(1983-08-24) (age 24)   204 kg  
17 Natalie Woolfolk (USA) November 7, 1983(1983-11-07) (age 24)   210 kg  
18 Solenny Villasmil (VEN) May 12, 1981(1981-05-12) (age 21)   216 kg  
19 Nguyen Thi Thiet (VIE) October 27, 1984(1984-10-27) (age 23)   225 kg  

Results

Rank Name Group Body Weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total (kg)
1 2 3 Res 1 2 3 Res
1 Pak Hyon Suk (PRK) A 61.80 102.0 106.0 108.0 106.0 135.0 135.0 135.0 135.0 241.0
2 Irina Nekrassova (KAZ) A 62.86 105.0 110.0 112.0 110.0 130.0 135.0 135.0 130.0 240.0
3 Lu Ying-Chi (TPE) A 62.46 98.0 102.0 104.0 104.0 127.0 130.0 130.0 127.0 231.0
4 Christine Girard (CAN) A 62.44 96.0 99.0 102.0 102.0 126.0 130.0 130.0 126.0 228.0
5 Thi Thiet Nguyen (VIE) A 62.49 98.0 100.0 102.0 100.0 120.0 125.0 127.0 125.0 225.0
6 Kim Sook-Young (KOR) A 62.74 98.0 102.0 103.0 98.0 127.0 134.0 134.0 127.0 225.0
7 Ruth Kasirye (NOR) A 62.62 99.0 103.0 105.0 103.0 121.0 125.0 125.0 121.0 224.0
8 Luz Mercedes Acosta (MEX) B 62.84 100.0 103.0 103.0 103.0 120.0 126.0 126.0 120.0 223.0
9 Mercedes Pérez (COL) A 62.48 93.0 97.0 100.0 97.0 120.0 126.0 126.0 120.0 217.0
10 Namkhaidorj Bayarmaa (MGL) B 62.50 90.0 95.0 95.0 90.0 118.0 121.0 123.0 123.0 213.0
11 Dominika Misterska (POL) B 62.60 92.0 94.0 95.0 94.0 115.0 117.0 117.0 117.0 211.0
12 Natalie Woolfolk (USA) B 62.72 93.0 97.0 101.0 97.0 107.0 111.0 114.0 114.0 211.0
13 Solenni Villasmil (VEN) B 62.60 90.0 95.0 95.0 90.0 115.0 115.0 115.0 115.0 205.0
14 Carissa Gump (USA) B 62.20 85.0 85.0 88.0 88.0 116.0 116.0 121.0 116.0 204.0
15 Michaela Breeze (GBR) B 61.55 80.0 85.0 85.0 80.0 90.0 100.0 100.0 185.0
16 Hanene Ourfelli (TUN) B 62.38 80.0 85.0 85.0 80.0 95.0 100.0 100.0 95.0 175.0
17 María Teresa Monasterio (BOL) B 62.96 60.0 63.0 65.0 63.0 75.0 78.0 80.0 78.0 141.0
Leila Lassouani (ALG) B 62.28 77.00 85.0 90.0 85.0 110.0 110.0 110.0 DNF
Svetlana Tsarukaeva (RUS) A 62.12 107.0 107.0 107.0 DNF
Maya Maneza (KAZ) A 62.12 DNS