Commonwealth bronze medallist Zoe Smith stuns Wasps rugby players Ryan Davies and Nic Berry with her weightlifting ability. BBC Sport's Nick Hope caught up with Smith ahead of the 2012 Olympic test event at London's ExCel Centre.
VIII Paralympic Games. The 1988 Summer Paralympics were the first Paralympics in 24 years to take place in the same city as the Olympic Games. They took place in Seoul, South Korea. This was the first time the term "Paralympic" came into official use. The games consisted of events in seventeen sports, including one demonstration sport, but the medals count for the official medal list. Powerlifting and weightlifting were considered to be a single sport.
Weightlifter Alexei Torohtii brought to Ukraine the third gold medal in the 2012 Olympics in London
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