Vladimir Romanovsky

Vladimir Romanovsky (June 21, 1957 in Slonim, Belarusian SSR – May 13, 2013) was a Soviet sprint canoeist who competed in the late 1970s and early 1980s.[1] He won two medals at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal with a gold in the K-2 1000 m and a silver in the K-2 500 m events.[2]

Vladimir Romanovsky
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1976 Montreal K-2 1000 m
Silver medal – second place 1976 Montreal K-2 500 m
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1981 Nottingham K-2 10000 m
Gold medal – first place 1982 Belgrade K-4 10000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1977 Sofia K-2 1000 m

Romanovsky also won three medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with two golds (K-2 10000 m: 1981, K-4 10000 m: 1982) and a bronze (K-2 1000 m: 1977).[3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Умер олимпийский чемпион Владимир Романовский (in Russian). BelaPAN. 2013-05-13. Retrieved 20 May 2013.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Vladimir Romanovsky". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on April 17, 2020. Retrieved May 20, 2013.
  3. ^ ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships - Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936-2007. Archived 2009-11-09 at WebCite
  4. ^ ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships - Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936-2007. Archived 2009-01-21 at WebCite