Tommy Kono ~ Strength and Health Magazine, August, 1955

 

Strength and Health Magazine, August, 1955 - Tommy Kono Cover
Tommy Kono graces the cover of the August, 1955 issue of Strength and Health magazine.  Just a few months later, in October of 1955, Tommy would go on to take the Gold medal in the light-heavyweight (82.5 kg) class at the World Championships held in in Munich, West Germany.   His winning total was 435 kg, and consisted of a 142.5 kg press, a 127.5 kg snatch and a 165 kg clean and jerk.


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