Galina Bystrova

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Olympic medal record
Women’s Athletics
Competitor for  Soviet Union
Bronze 1964 Tokyo Pentathlon
European Championships
Gold 1958 Stockholm Pentathlon
Gold 1958 Stockholm 80 m hs
Gold 1962 Belgrado Pentathlon

Galina Petrovna Bystrova (Russian: Гали́на Петровна Быстро́ва) (February 8, 1934 in Nakhichevan – October 11, 1999) was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the Pentathlon.


She trained at Burevestnik in Gorky. She competed for Soviet Union in the 1964 Summer Olympics held in Tokyo, Japan in the Pentathlon where she won the bronze medal.


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