Jozef Pribilinec

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Jozef Pribilinec
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Born 6 July 1960

Jozef Pribilinec (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈjɔzɛf ˈprɪbɪlɪɲɛts]) (born 6 July 1960) is a Slovak athlete who mainly competed in racewalking.

He was born in Kopernica.

Pribilinec competed for the former Czechoslovakia at the 1988 Summer Olympics held in Seoul, South Korea where he won the gold medal in the men's 20 kilometre walk event.


Preceded by
Mexico Domingo Colin
Men's 20 km Walk World Record Holder
24 September 1983 – 3 May 1987
Succeeded by
Mexico Carlos Mercenario