Great Olympians

Biographies - TOM


Léon Tom

Olympic Competitor nr 5436

(*) precise team composition unknown

+bob 1924


Philip Tomalin

Olympic Competitor nr 1402


Dragutin Tomaševic

Olympic Competitor nr 6645


Alberto Tomba

B. 1966-12-19, San Lazzaro di Savena, Bologna, Italy
Alpine Skiing (3 gold, 2 silver)
1988 1992 1994 1998 HP
Slalom gold silver silver - 12400
Giant Slalom gold gold disq dnf 12800
Super-G dnf - - - -
25200

Tomba 'La Bomba' became the first to retain the Giant Slalom title.
He won his first World Championships (at last) in 1996, at Slalom and Giant Slalom.
World Cup Overall winner in 1995.


Dimitrios Tombrof

Olympic Competitor nr 34


Frederick Tomkins

Olympic Competitor nr 4224


James Tomkins

B. 1965-08-19, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Rowing (3 gold, 1 bronze)
1988 1992 1996 2000 2004 HP
Coxless Pairs bronze gold 22400
Coxless Fours gold gold 19200
Eights fifth 1000
42600

Member of the "oarsome foursome" that won gold in 1992 and 1996, together with Nicholas Green and Michael McKay. In Sydney the two remaining members of the crew raced in separate boats, and both avoided Steven Redgrave who had chosen their category to win his fifth consecutive gold medal in.
In Athina he won his third rowing gold

(19950)


Alexander Tomov

B. 1949-04-03, Bulgaria
Wrestling - Greco-Roman (3 silver)
1972 1976 1980 HP
+ 100 kg silver silver silver 19800
19800


Frederick Toms

Olympic Competitor nr 4605


Written 2000-12-03 - last modified 2011-09-07

This page is part of the site "Full Olympians" by Herman De Wael. See here for a full Introduction.