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Dagmar Palečková-Švubová

Full name: Dagmar Palečková-Švubová
Gender: Female
Height: 5'5" (164 cm)
Weight: 119 lbs (54 kg)
Born: August 9, 1958 in Nové Město na Moravě, Vysočina, Czech Republic
Affiliations: Ruda Hvezda i ZKL Brno
Country: TCH Czechoslovakia
Sport: Cross Country Skiing

Related Olympians: Wife of Jiří Švub.

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

The high point of Dagmar Švubová’s career was probably the 1984 Olympics, when she, Blanka Paulů, Gabriela Svobodová and Květa Jeriová won a surprising silver medal in the relay. During her career, Švubová competed at two Olympic Games (1980/1984) and three World Championships (1978, 1982, 1985), her best individual finish at those tournaments being 12th in 5 km at the 1982 World Championships. Švubová also won the 5 km race at the 1978 Holmenkollen Ski Festival and 10 km race at the 1978 Lahti Ski Games (under her maiden name Palečková). She is married to former Czechoslovakian cross-country skier Jiří Švub.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Winter 21 Lake Placid Cross Country Skiing Women's 5 kilometres Czechoslovakia TCH 13
1980 Winter 21 Lake Placid Cross Country Skiing Women's 10 kilometres Czechoslovakia TCH 16
1980 Winter 21 Lake Placid Cross Country Skiing Women's 4 × 5 kilometres Relay Czechoslovakia TCH 4
1984 Winter 25 Sarajevo Cross Country Skiing Women's 5 kilometres Czechoslovakia TCH 20
1984 Winter 25 Sarajevo Cross Country Skiing Women's 4 × 5 kilometres Relay Czechoslovakia TCH 2 Silver

Women's 5 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R
1980 Winter 21 Lake Placid Cross Country Skiing Czechoslovakia Final Standings 13 15:48.78
1984 Winter 25 Sarajevo Cross Country Skiing Czechoslovakia Final Standings 20 18:15.3 9:21.0 26

Women's 10 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R
1980 Winter 21 Lake Placid Cross Country Skiing Czechoslovakia Final Standings 16 32:03.32 17:19.40 16

Women's 4 × 5 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1980 Winter 21 Lake Placid Cross Country Skiing Czechoslovakia TCH Final Standings 4 16:38.43 16:38.43 5
1984 Winter 25 Sarajevo Cross Country Skiing Czechoslovakia TCH Final Standings 2 17:37.9 17:37.9 4