Valeriu BULARCA

Romania ROU

Wrestling Greco-Roman

  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Rome 1960
  • Year of Birth
    1931
Olympic Results

Biography

Valeriu BULARCA

Valeriu Bularcă was the first Romanian to win a major international medal in wrestling, earning a bronze at the 1958 World Championships. He improved that in 1961 when he became World Champion in Greco-Roman at 73 kg. Bularcă competed at two Olympic Games, winning a silver medal in 1964. He was a six-time Romanian Champion. Bularcă started wrestling with CS Steagu Red Braşov but later moved to CS Dinamo Braşov. He later became a wrestling coach with CS Steagu Red Braşov and was made an Honored Master of Sports in Romania.

Olympic Results

More results
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Tokyo 1964

S
Lightweight, Greco-Roman (≤70 kilograms)
Lightweight, Greco-Roman (≤70 kilograms) Wrestling
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Rome 1960

#=15
Welterweight, Greco-Roman (≤73 kilograms)
Welterweight, Greco-Roman (≤73 kilograms) Wrestling