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Vladimir Nemshilov

Full name: Vladimir Konstantinovich Nemshilov
Original name: Владимир Константинович Немшилов
Gender: Male
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: November 24, 1948 in Sochi, Krasnodar Kray, Russia
Affiliations: Dynamo Sochi, Sochi (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Vladimir Nemshilov was the best Soviet butterfly swimmer at the end of 1960s. During his career, Nemshilov competed in two major international tournaments and won four bronze medals. First Nemshilov competed at the 1968 Olympics, where he was fourth in the 100 butterfly and won bronze as a member of the Soviet medley relay team. At the 1970 European Championships, Nemshilov won bronzes in the 100 and 200 butterfly and in the medley relay. Domestically, Nemshilov won nine Soviet titles – 100 m butterfly (1968-71, 1973-74), 200 m butterfly (1973), and medley relay (1974-75). After finishing his sporting career, Nemshilov worked as a swimming coach in Moscow.

Personal Best: 100 m butterfly – 57.7 (1973); 200 m butterfly – 2:07.6 (1970).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 19 Ciudad de México Swimming Men's 100 metres Butterfly Soviet Union URS 4
1968 Summer 19 Ciudad de México Swimming Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay Soviet Union URS 3 Bronze

Men's 100 metres Butterfly

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 19 Ciudad de México Swimming Soviet Union Final 4 58.1
1968 Summer 19 Ciudad de México Swimming Soviet Union Semi-Finals Heat Two 2 QU 59.0
1968 Summer 19 Ciudad de México Swimming Soviet Union Round One Heat One 2 QU 59.1

Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1968 Summer 19 Ciudad de México Swimming Soviet Union URS Final 3 4:00.7 58.0 3:08.0