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Artūrs Plēsnieks
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Personal information
Nationality Latvian
Born 21 January 1992 (1992-01-21) (age 29)
Kroņauce, Tērvete parish, Latvia
Height 1.78 m
Weight 103 kg
Sport
Country Latvia
Sport Weightlifting
Event(s) –105 kg

Artūrs Plēsnieks (born 21 January 1992) is a Latvian weightlifter. He has received several medals at junior competitions, including gold medal at Junior World Championships 2010 (385 kg). Plēsnieks has competed in several World Championships.

Major results

Year Venue Weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total Rank
1 2 3 Rank 1 2 3 Rank
Olympic Games
2012 United Kingdom London, England 105 kg 167 171 175 7 208 215 225 5 390 5
2016 Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 105 kg 176 180 181 8 218 223 225 9 399 8
2021 Japan Tokyo, Japan 109 kg 175 180 183 6 220 225 230 1 410 3
World Championships
2010 Turkey Antalya, Turkey 105 kg 164 164 169 21 208 214 214 13 372 15
2011 France Paris, France 105 kg 163 168 168 16 207 212 216 13 380 14
2013 Poland Wrocław, Poland 105 kg 170 175 178 6 215 221 221 5 393 5
2014 Kazakhstan Almaty, Kazakhstan 105 kg 174 178 178 14 215 216 216 8 390 10
2015 United States Houston, United States 105 kg 175 179 182 9 217 222 226 4 405 3
2017 United States Anaheim, United States 105 kg 176 176 180 4 217 221 222 2 402 2
2018 Turkmenistan Ashgabat, Turkmenistan 109 kg 169 173 174 16 210 217 222 8 391 10
2019 Thailand Pattaya, Thailand 109 kg 173 178 180 15 215 221 226 7 394 9
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