Pavel Stolbov

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Pavel Stolbov
Country represented  Soviet Union
Born (1929-08-30)August 30, 1929
Died June 16, 2011(2011-06-16) (aged 81)
Discipline Men's artistic gymnastics

Pavel Stolbov (August 30, 1929 – June 16, 2011) was a gymnast and Olympic champion who competed for the Soviet Union.

Olympics[edit]

Stolbov competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne where he received a gold medals in team combined exercises with the Soviet team (Viktor Chukarin, Valentin Muratov, Boris Shakhlin, Albert Azaryan and Yuri Titov).[1]

World championships[edit]

Stolbov received an individual silver medal in pommel horse and bronze medal in parallel bars at the 1958 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Moscow, and a silver medal in horizontal bar at the 1962 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Prague.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1956 Summer Olympics – Melbourne, Australia – Gymnastics" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on September 4, 2008)