Viktor Klimenko (gymnast)

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Viktor Klimenko
— Gymnast —
Country represented  Soviet Union
Born (1949-02-25) February 25, 1949 (age 65)
Discipline Men's artistic gymnastics

Viktor Klimenko (born February 25, 1949) is a former Soviet gymnast and Olympic champion.

Olympics[edit]

Klimenko competed for the Soviet Union at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City where he received a silver medal in team combined exercises and a bronze medal in parallel bars.[1]

He represented the Soviet Union at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich where he received a gold medal in pommel horse, and silver medals in vault and team combined exercises.[2]

World championships[edit]

He received a silver medal in vault and a bronze medal in pommel horse at the 1970 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Ljubljana.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1968 Summer Olympics – Mexico City, Mexico – Gymnastics" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 4, 2008)
  2. ^ "1972 Summer Olympics – München, Germany – Gymnastics" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on April 4, 2008)