|Born||October 3, 1933|
(now Rijeka, Croatia)
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||72 kg (159 lb)|
|Club||Associazione Amatori Atletica|
Esso Club Genova
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||20 km – 1:28:06 (1964)|
50 km – 4:03:02 (1960)
Abdon Pamich (born 3 October 1933) is a former Italian race walker. He competed in the race walking event at the 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968 and 1972 Olympics and won a bronze medal in 1960 and a gold in 1964. Pamich was the Olympics flag bearer for Italy in 1972.
Pamich was born in Fiume (Rijeka, present-day Croatia) on 3 October 1933, at that time the city was under Italian jurisdiction. He left Rijeka for Italy, with his older brother, on 24 September 1947 and joined his father who emigrated earlier.
|1956||Olympic Games||Melbourne||11th||20 km||1:36:03|
|1956||Olympic Games||Melbourne||4th||50 km||4:39:00|
|1960||Olympic Games||Rome||3rd||50 km||4:27:55|
|1964||Olympic Games||Tokyo||1st||50 km||4:11:12||OR|
|1968||Olympic Games||Mexico City||DNF||50 km||DSQ|
|1972||Olympic Games||Munich||DNF||50 km||DSQ|
European champion in 1961 and 1966 and gold at Mediterranean Games in 1958, 1963 and 1971.
- 13 in the 10 km walk (1956 and 12 times consecutively from 1958 to 1969)
- 13 in the 20 km walk (12 times consecutively from 1958 to 1969 and 1971)
- 14 in the 50 km walk (consecutively from 1955 to 1969)
- Legends of Italian sport - Walk of Fame
- List of athletes with the most appearances at Olympic Games
- Italian Athletics Championships – Multi winners
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- "Cerchi Azzurri: Abdon Pamich, la scheda" (in Italian). olimpiadi.blogosfere.it. Retrieved 12 May 2012.
- Abdon Pamich. fidal.it
- ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 9 February 2013.
- Abdon Pamich at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com (archived)
- Abdon Pamich at the International Olympic Committee
- Abdon Pamich at the Comitato Olimpico Nazionale Italiano (in Italian) (in English)
| Flag bearer for Italy
| Men's 50 km Walk World Record Holder
16 October 1960 – 17 August 1961