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(VIDEO) From The London 2012 Olympic Games

Un Guk Kim (DPR) Breaks Weightlifting World Record – London 2012 Olympics

Weightlifting, also called Olympic-style weightlifting, or Olympic weightlifting, is an athletic discipline in the modern Olympic program in which the athlete attempts a maximum-weight single lift of a barbell loaded with weight plates. The two competition lifts in order are the snatch and the clean and jerk.

Now watch this amazing video of DPR Korea’s Un Guk Kim sets a new world record with a total lift of 327kg to win the gold medal in the men’s 62kg event at the London 2012 Olympic Games.