Viktor Ivanovich CHUKARIN

Union soviétique SUN

Gymnastique Artistique

  • Médailles
    7 O
    3 A
    1 B
  • Participations
    2
  • Première participation
    Helsinki 1952
  • Année de naissance
    1921
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Biographie

Viktor Ivanovich CHUKARIN

Viktor Chukarin was a former World War II prisoner-of-war, who was 30 years old when the USSR first competed at the Olympic Games in 1952. Despite these handicaps, he dominated the gymnastics competition in Helsinki, winning the all-around title in addition to taking gold in the team event and four medals in the individual apparatus events – gold on the pommelled horse and horse vault, and silver on the parallel bars and rings. In 1956, he successfully defended his all-around title and added two more gold, one as a member of the winning team, a silver and a bronze medal to bring his tally of Olympic medals to a then record total of 11. His 1956 individual medals were as follows: gold – all-around, parallel bars, team; silver – floor exercises; and bronze – pommelled horse. He was also World Champion in 1954 in the all-around and parallel bars and, after retiring, he became head of gymnastics at the L’viv Institute of Physical Culture in his native Ukraine.

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Melbourne 1956

O
Individual All-Around
Individual All-Around Gymnastics
O
Team All-Around
Team All-Around Gymnastics
A
Floor Exercise
Floor Exercise Gymnastics
#=7
Horse Vault
Horse Vault Gymnastics
O
Parallel Bars
Parallel Bars Gymnastics
#=4
Horizontal Bar
Horizontal Bar Gymnastics
#=7
Rings
Rings Gymnastics
B
Pommelled Horse
Pommelled Horse Gymnastics
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Helsinki 1952

O
Individual All-Around
Individual All-Around Gymnastics
O
Team All-Around
Team All-Around Gymnastics
#=29
Floor Exercise
Floor Exercise Gymnastics
O
Horse Vault
Horse Vault Gymnastics
A
Parallel Bars
Parallel Bars Gymnastics
#5
Horizontal Bar
Horizontal Bar Gymnastics
A
Rings
Rings Gymnastics
O
Pommelled Horse
Pommelled Horse Gymnastics