Oldřich Svojanovský

Oldřich Svojanovský (born 9 March 1946) is a retired Czech rower who mostly competed in the coxed pairs, together with his elder brother Pavel Svojanovský. With different coxswains they won two Olympic (1972 and 1976), one world (1974) and two European championship medals (1969 and 1971).[1] They also placed fifth in the eights at the 1968 Olympics.[2]

Oldřich Svojanovský
Svojanovský brothers 1972.jpg
Svojanovský brothers at the 1972 Olympics
Personal information
Born9 March 1946 (1946-03-09) (age 74)
Otrokovice, Czechoslovakia
Height187 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Weight94 kg (207 lb)


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