Erika SALUMAE

Estonia EST

Track Cycling

  • Olympic Medals
    2 G
  • Games participations
    3
  • First Olympic Games
    Seoul 1988
  • Year of Birth
    1962
Olympic Results

Biography

Erika SALUMAE

Erika Salumäe came to sports late; she took up cycling in 1981 and made the Soviet national team in 1984. In addition to her major titles she was Soviet champion in 1985, 1987, and 1988. She set 15 world records for the 200 metres (flying start) and 1,000 metres time trial from a standing start. In 1992 she won the first gold medal for Estonia after its restoration as an independent nation. Between 1981 and 1989, Salumäe won 14 medals at the World Championships, 10 of them gold. Nine times between 1983 and 1996 she was voted Athlete of the Year in Estonia.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Atlanta 1996

#6
Sprint
Sprint Cycling
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Barcelona 1992

G
Sprint
Sprint Cycling
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Seoul 1988

G
Sprint
Sprint Cycling