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Vladimir Lovetsky

Full name: Vladimir Nikolayevich Lovetsky
Original name: Владимир Николаевич Ловецкий
Gender: Male
Height: 6-1 (186 cm)
Weight: 183 lbs (83 kg)
Born: October 25, 1951 in Zhlobin, Homel, Belarus
Affiliations: Trudovye Rezervy Minsk, Minsk (BLR)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

A 200 metre specialist, Vladimir Lovetsky made the Soviet national team in 1972, when he finished second in the 200 behind Valeriy Borzov at the Soviet Championships. Selected for the 1972 Soviet Olympic team, Lovetsky reached the quarter-finals of the 200 and later won a silver medal with the Soviet 4x100 relay team. He also competed at the 1973 Universiade, where he won silver with the Soviet 4x100 relay team. Lovetsky never won a Soviet title but, besides his 1972 200 silver, won a 200 bronze in 1975 and 4x100 relay silvers in 1971 and 1973. Lovetsky finished his sports career in 1978 and later worked as an athletics coach in Homel, Belarus and as a factory worker at the Slutsk Cannery.

Personal Bests\: 100 – 10.2 (1973); 200 – 20.83 (1972).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 20 München Athletics Men's 200 metres Soviet Union URS 4 h4 r2/4
1972 Summer 20 München Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(A) L
1972 Summer 20 München Athletics Soviet Union Quarter-Finals Heat Four 4 20.83 1
1972 Summer 20 München Athletics Soviet Union Round One Heat Six 2 QU 20.99 5

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(A) ST L
1972 Summer 20 München Athletics Soviet Union URS Final 2 38.50 9,5 4
1972 Summer 20 München Athletics Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Heat Two 2 QU 39.00
1972 Summer 20 München Athletics Soviet Union URS Round One Heat One 1 QU 39.15
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