Great Olympians

Biographies - PRE


Ellen Preis

competed after 1948 as

Ellen Müller-Preis

B. 1912, Austria
Fencing
1932 1936 1948 1952 1956 HP
Foil, individual gold bronze bronze SF:6th 7th 22448
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
22960

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
34800

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


Preurot

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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