Florica Lavric

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Florica Lavric
Florica Lavric.jpg
Personal information
Born 7 January 1962
Copălău, Romania[1]
Died 20 June 2014 (aged 52)
Bucharest, Romania
Height 181 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 80 kg (176 lb)
Sport
Sport Rowing
Club Steaua Bucharest[2]

Florica Lavric (7 January 1962 – 20 June 2014) was a Romanian rower. Competing in coxed fours she won an Olympic gold medal in 1984 and world championship silver medals in 1983 and 1985. In 1987 she contracted meningitis and retired from competitions. She died from cancer aged 52.[1][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Florica Lavric". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 26 June 2014. 
  2. ^ Florica Lavric. Romanian Olympic Committee
  3. ^ A murit canotoarea Florica Lavric. cotidianul.ro (21 June 2014)