Galina Gorokhova

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Galina Gorokhova
Galina Gorohova.jpg
Personal information
Born (1938-08-31) 31 August 1938 (age 77)
Moscow, Russia
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 59 kg (130 lb)
Sport Fencing
Club Dynamo Moscow

Galina Yevgenyevna Gorokhova (Russian: Галина Евгеньевна Горохова; born 31 August 1938) is a Russian and former Soviet retired fencer and five-time Olympic medalist,[1][2] as well as a nine-time world gold medalist. She is also the coach of the Russian Olympic fencing team.


  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Galina Gorokhova". Retrieved 6 November 2010. 
  2. ^ "Galina Gorokhova Olympic Results". Retrieved 6 November 2010. 
The Soviet foil team at the 1960 Olympics. Gorokhova is 2nd from left.