Great Olympians

Biographies - PRE

Ellen Preis

competed after 1948 as

Ellen Müller-Preis

B. 1912, Austria
1932 1936 1948 1952 1956 HP
Foil, individual gold bronze bronze SF:6th 7th 22448

Irina Natanovna Press

B. 1939-03-10, Kharkov, Ukraine
Track and Field (2 gold)
1960 1964 HP
4 x 100 m fourth - 400
80 m Hurdles gold fourth 12000
Shot Put - sixth 960
Pentathlon gold 9600

Her Pentathlon victory brought her her eight world record in the event. In her strongest event, the hurdles, she also set six world records. There was no Pentathlon yet in Roma.

Tamara Natanovna Press

B. 1937-05-10, Kharkov, Ukraine
Track and Field (3 gold, 1 silver)
1960 1964 HP
Shot Put gold gold 19200
Discus Throw silver gold 15600

She broke a World record at Shot or Discus twelve times and won three European titles.

William Press

Olympic Competitor nr 4219

Gaetano Preti

Olympic Competitor nr 3975


Olympic Competitor nr 647

Albert Preuß

Olympic Competitor nr 5074

Louis Prével

Olympic Competitor nr 1422

André Prévost

Olympic Competitor nr 756

Hélène Prévost

Olympic Competitor nr 766

Written 2000-12-14 - last modified 2011-08-14

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