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Weightlifting at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Women's 69 kg

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Competitors  10 from 9 nations
End date  August 13, 2008
Start date  2008
Location  Beihang University Gymnasium, Beijing, China
Venue  Beihang University Gymnasium

The women's 69 kg weightlifting event was the fifth women's event at the weightlifting competition, with competitors limited to a maximum of 69 kilograms of body mass. The whole competition took place on August 13, but was divided in two parts due to the number of competitors. Group B weightlifters competed at 12:30, and Group A, at 15:30. This event was the eighth Weightlifting event to conclude.

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Each lifter performed in both the snatch and clean and jerk lifts, with the final score being the sum of the lifter's best result in each. The athlete received three attempts in each of the two lifts; the score for the lift was the heaviest weight successfully lifted.

Schedule

All times are China Standard Time (UTC+08:00)

Records

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows.

Results

  • Nataliya Davydova of Ukraine originally finished third, but in November 2016, it was announced that she tested positive for dehydrochlormethyltestosterone.
  • References

    Weightlifting at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Women's 69 kg Wikipedia


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