Július Strnisko

Július Strnisko (6 August 1958 – 20 September 2008) was a heavyweight freestyle wrestler from Slovakia. He competed for Czechoslovakia at the 1980 and 1988 Olympics and won a bronze medal in 1980. He won two more bronze medals at the European championships in 1982 and 1983.[1]

Július Strnisko
Július Strnisko vs Ilya Mate 1980.jpg
Strnisko (left) at the 1980 Olympics
Personal information
Born6 August 1958
Nitra, Slovakia
Died20 September 2008 (aged 50)
Nitra, Slovakia
Height188 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Sport
SportFreestyle wrestling
Medal record
Representing  Czechoslovakia
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1980 Moscow -100 kg
European Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1982 Varna -100 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1983 Budapest -100 kg

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Július Strnisko". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020.