Velik Nikolov KAPSAZOV

Bulgarie BUL

  • Médailles
    1 B
  • Participations
    3
  • Première participation
    Melbourne 1956
  • Année de naissance
    1935
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Biographie

Velik Nikolov KAPSAZOV

Velik Kapsazov started out as a weightlifter before switching to gymnastics in his late teens. He was on the Bulgaria national team from 1954-64, and competed at the 1956, 1960, and 1964 Olympics as a gymnast. In 1960 Kapsazov won a bronze medal on the rings, tied with Japanese star Takashi Ono. This was the first Olympic medal ever won by a Bulgarian gymnast. Kapsazov also won rings gold at the 1961 and 1963 European Championships, and a rings bronze in 1959. He won three medals at the 1961 Universiade, with gold on rings and parallel bars, and a bronze in all-around. After finishing his sporting career, worked as a gymnastics coach, his most famous pupil being multiple Olympic medalist Yordan Yovchev.

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Tokyo 1964

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Individual All-Around
Individual All-Around Gymnastics
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Team All-Around
Team All-Around Gymnastics
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Floor Exercise
Floor Exercise Gymnastics
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Horse Vault
Horse Vault Gymnastics
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Parallel Bars
Parallel Bars Gymnastics
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Horizontal Bar
Horizontal Bar Gymnastics
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Rings
Rings Gymnastics
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Pommelled Horse
Pommelled Horse Gymnastics
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Rome 1960

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Individual All-Around
Individual All-Around Gymnastics
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Team All-Around
Team All-Around Gymnastics
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Floor Exercise
Floor Exercise Gymnastics
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Horse Vault
Horse Vault Gymnastics
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Parallel Bars
Parallel Bars Gymnastics
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Horizontal Bar
Horizontal Bar Gymnastics
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Rings
Rings Gymnastics
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Pommelled Horse
Pommelled Horse Gymnastics
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Melbourne 1956

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Individual All-Around
Individual All-Around Gymnastics
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Floor Exercise
Floor Exercise Gymnastics
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Horse Vault
Horse Vault Gymnastics
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Parallel Bars
Parallel Bars Gymnastics
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Horizontal Bar
Horizontal Bar Gymnastics
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Rings
Rings Gymnastics
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Pommelled Horse
Pommelled Horse Gymnastics