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Satymkul Dzhumanazarov

Full name: Satymkul Dzhumanazarov
Original name: Сатымкул Джуманазаров
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 123 lbs (56 kg)
Born: September 17, 1951 in Kok-Tyub, Talas, Kyrgyzstan
Died: April 2, 2007 in Bishkek, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Affiliations: Kolhozchu Frunze
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Kyrgyz Satymkul Dzhumanazarov was selected for the Soviet national team in 1977, when he won his first Soviet Championships medal, a bronze in marathon. The apex of his career came at the 1980 Olympics, where he won the bronze medal. His other noteworthy placements at major marathon races were fifth at both the 1977 Dębno Marathon in Poland and the 1981 Tokyo Marathon. At the Soviet Championships, besides his 1977 bronze, Dzhumanazarov won silvers in 1980 and 1981 and bronze in 1979. After finishing his sports career, Dzhumanazarov worked as a children’s coach in Kyrgyzstan, but died rather young in April 2007, when he tripped and fell over a balcony during his son’s wedding.

Personal Best\: Mar – 2-11:16 (1980).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 28 Moskva Athletics Men's Marathon Soviet Union URS 3 Bronze

Men's Marathon

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1980 Summer 28 Moskva Athletics Soviet Union Final Standings 3 2-11:35
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