Great Olympians

Biographies - GOL

Wenzel Goldbach

Olympic Competitor nr 2987

William Goldsboro

Olympic Competitor nr 4521

Henry Goldsmith

Olympic Competitor nr 4651

Dimitrios Golemis

Olympic Competitor nr 32

Friedrich Golling

Olympic Competitor nr 5602

(*) roster not known

Alfredo Gollini

Olympic Competitor nr 6471

Vladimir Golubnichi

B. 1936-06-02, Sumy, Ukraine
Track and Field (2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)
1960 1964 1968 1972 1976 HP
20 km Walk gold bronze gold silver 7th 29640

A school teacher in the Ukraine, he set his first world track record in 1955 and first entered the soviet team in 1959. He became European Champion in 1974.
Strangely enough, he never even started the 50km walk at an Olympic Games.

Written 2001-01-25 - last modified 2011-08-17

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