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Bojan Ropret

Full name: Bojan Ropret
Gender: Male
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: August 17, 1952 in Kranj, Kranj, Slovenia
Country: YUG Yugoslavia
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Bojan Ropret competed for Yugoslavia in international cycling, although he was a Slovene. He competed at three Olympics, riding the pursuit in 1976 at Montreal, the road race and team time trial in 1980 at Moscow, and the road race at Los Angeles in 1984. Ropret’s major career title was winning the 1981 Tour of Serbia. His other major podium appearance during his career was a second at the 1977 Uniqa Classic. He rode the Tour de l’Avenir twice, in 1977 and 1979, without distinction, and also competed in the 1981 Peace Race, and the 1983 and 1984 Tour of Austria, placing fourth in 1984 in the sprints competition. He competed three times at the World Championships (1981-83), riding the team pursuit each time and racing in 1981 in the amateur road race. Ropret later competed for Slovenia in masters races.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Cycling Men's Individual Pursuit, 4,000 metres Yugoslavia YUG 22 QR
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Yugoslavia YUG AC DNF
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Cycling Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial Yugoslavia YUG 8
1984 Summer 31 Los Angeles Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Yugoslavia YUG 7
1984 Summer 31 Los Angeles Cycling Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial Yugoslavia YUG 9

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank M
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Cycling Yugoslavia Final Standings AC DNF
1984 Summer 31 Los Angeles Cycling Yugoslavia Final Standings 7 at 1:19

Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1980 Summer 27 Moskva Cycling Yugoslavia YUG Final Standings 8 2-07:12.0
1984 Summer 31 Los Angeles Cycling Yugoslavia YUG Final Standings 9 2-05:55

Men's Individual Pursuit, 4,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1976 Summer 23 Montréal Cycling Yugoslavia Qualifying Round Heat Three 1 5:06.32