Larisa Bergen

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Larisa Bergen
Personal information
Full name Larisa Abramovna Bergen (Goncharova-);
Лариса Абрамовна Берген (Гончарова-)
Born 22 September 1949 (1949-09-23) (aged 1940)
Height 5' 7" (171 cm)
Weight 148 lb (67 kg)

Larisa Bergen (born 22 September 1949) is a former volleyball player for the USSR.[1] She is Jewish,[2] and was born in Astana, Kazakhstan.[1] Bergen played for Dynamo Moskva, in Moscow, Russia.[1] She won a silver medal in volleyball at the 1976 Olympics, in Montreal, Canada.[1][3]

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  1. ^ a b c d "Larisa Bergen Biography and Olympic Results". Retrieved October 16, 2011. 
  2. ^ Taylor, Paul (2004). Jews and the Olympic Games: The Clash Between Sport and Politics – With a Complete Review of Jewish Olympic Medalists. Sussex Academic Press. Retrieved October 16, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Olympic Volleyball History". Retrieved October 16, 2011. 

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