Alois Hudec

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Alois Hudec
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Personal information
Country represented Czechoslovakia
Born(1908-07-12)July 12, 1908
Račice, Austria-Hungary
DiedJanuary 23, 1997(1997-01-23) (aged 88)
Prague, Czech Republic
DisciplineMen's artistic gymnastics

Alois Hudec (12 July 1908 – 23 January 1997)[1] was a Czechoslovak gymnast and Olympic champion.

He competed at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, where he received a gold medal in rings.[2] Part of his performance there is recorded in an 85-second shot in Leni Riefenstahl's film Olympia.