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Vera Galushka-Duyunova

Full name: Vera Illarionovna Galushka-Duyunova
Original name: Вера Илларионовна Галушка-Дуюнова
Gender: Female
Height: 5-11.5 (182 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: April 11, 1945 in Krasnodar, Krasnodar Kray, Russia
Died: March 2, 2012 in Toshkent, Toshkent Shahri, Uzbekistan
Affiliations: Spartak Toshkent, Toshkent (UZB)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Volleyball

Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)

Biography

Vera Duyunova (until 1969 Galushka) started to play volleyball in 1961 with Dynamo Krasnodar, where she played until 1965. From 1965-75, Duyunova played with Spartak Toshkent. Duyunova played with the Soviet national team from 1966-74 and won two Olympic golds (1968, 1972), and a gold (1970) and silver (1974) at the World Championships. She also won golds at the 1973 World Cup and 1973 Universiade. After finishing her sporting career, Duyunova worked as a volleyball coach in Uzbekistan. She was the head coach of Soviet national girl’s volleyball team at the end of 1970s and beginning in 1982 was a director of a sports school in Toshkent. In the 1990s and 2000s, Duyunova was also the president of the Uzbekistan Olympians Association, president of the Uzbekistan Volleyball Federation, and vice-president of the Uzbekistan National Olympic Committee.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Volleyball Women's Volleyball Soviet Union URS 1 Gold
1972 Summer 27 München Volleyball Women's Volleyball Soviet Union URS 1 Gold

Women's Volleyball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW IP SO
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Volleyball Soviet Union URS Round-Robin Match #3 1 1968-10-13 URS 3, TCH 1 3 3,0 5,0
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Volleyball Soviet Union URS Round-Robin Match #8 1 1968-10-14 URS 3, POL 0 3 4,5 5,5
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Volleyball Soviet Union URS Round-Robin Match #12 1 1968-10-16 URS 3, KOR 0 3 2,5 3,5
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Volleyball Soviet Union URS Round-Robin Match #14 1 1968-10-17 URS 3, PER 0 3 7,0 1,0
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Volleyball Soviet Union URS Round-Robin Match #19 1 1968-10-21 URS 3, USA 1 3 5,0 6,0
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Volleyball Soviet Union URS Round-Robin Match #21 1 1968-10-23 URS 3, MEX 0 3 1,0 3,0
1968 Summer 23 Ciudad de México Volleyball Soviet Union URS Round-Robin Match #28 1 1968-10-26 URS 3, JPN 1 3 1,0 7,0
1972 Summer 27 München Volleyball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match 1/2 1 1972-09-07 URS 3, JPN 2 3
1972 Summer 27 München Volleyball Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1972-09-03 URS 3, PRK 1 3
1972 Summer 27 München Volleyball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #2 1 1972-08-27 URS 3, KOR 1 3
1972 Summer 27 München Volleyball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #4 1 1972-08-29 URS 3, FRG 0 3
1972 Summer 27 München Volleyball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #5 1 1972-08-31 URS 3, HUN 1 3
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