Participants

Gareth EVANS

Gareth EVANS
    Weightlifting
Birth Date:  18 Apr 1986
Place of Birth:  DUNDEE
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  31
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  168
Weight (Kg):  68

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
WLF Weightlifting Men's 69kg 1 Gold

Gareth EVANS - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 6 Apr 14:00
Gold Medal Event Men's 69kg Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Event Rank Snatch Clean & Jerk Result
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 62kg 5 118 150 268
2010 Delhi, IND Men's 62kg 12 111 135 246

Olympic Games
Year Location Event Rank Snatch Clean & Jerk Result
2012 London, GBR Men's 69kg 17 130 158 288

Commonwealth Championships
Year Location Event Rank Snatch Clean & Jerk Result
2017 Gold Coast, AUS Men's 69kg 6 120 150 270
2016 Penang, MAS Men's 69kg 3 129 158 287
2011 Cape Town, RSA Men's 69kg 3 121 145 266
2004 Malta Men's 56kg 3 75 102.5 177.5

World Championships
Year Location Event Rank Snatch Clean & Jerk Result
2014 Almaty, KAZ Men's 62kg --- --- 146 ---
2011 Paris, FRA Men's 69kg 41 120 145 265

Languages spoken: English
Coach: NATIONAL: Ray WILLIAMS (WAL) (bbc.com, 8 Apr 2017)
Injuries: Had surgery for an inguinal hernia (groin) in May 2017. (Facebook, 6 May 2017)
Ambition: "The only ribbon I haven't got at the moment is a Commonwealth medal." (bbc.com, 18 June 2015)
Influence: His coach Ray WILLIAMS (WAL). (bbc.com, 8 Apr 2017)
Additional information

CLASH
Had altercation with Australian weightlifter Francois ETOUNDI at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, in which EVANS received a broken nose. (telegraph.co.uk, 31 Jul 2014)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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