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Nina Bocharova

Full name: Nina Antonivna Bocharova
Original name: Ніна Антонівна Бочарова
Other name(s): Nina Antonovna Bocharova, Нина Антоновна Бочарова
Gender: Female
Born: September 24, 1924 in Suprunivka, Poltava, Ukraine
Affiliations: Stroytel Kiev
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Gymnastics

Medals: 2 Gold, 2 Silver (4 Total)

Biography

Nina Bocharova took up gymnastics shortly before World War II and was on the Soviet national team from 1948-54. Bocharova competed at two major international tournaments during her career. At the 1952 Olympics, Bocharova won golds in balance beam and team all-around and silvers in individual all-around and team portable apparatus. At the 1954 World Championships, Bocharova won gold in team all-around was fourth on uneven bars and sixth in individual all-around and balance beam. Domestically Bocharova was Soviet Champion in individual all-around in 1949, on uneven bars in 1951 and balance beam in 1949 and 1951. After finishing her sporting career, Bocharova worked as a gymnastics coach in Kyiv, Ukraine.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around Soviet Union URS 2 Silver
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Women's Team All-Around Soviet Union URS 1 Gold
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Women's Team Portable Apparatus Soviet Union URS 2 Silver
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Women's Floor Exercise Soviet Union URS 10
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Women's Horse Vault Soviet Union URS 6
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Women's Uneven Bars Soviet Union URS 4T
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Women's Balance Beam Soviet Union URS 1 Gold

Women's Individual All-Around

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Soviet Union Final Standings 2 75.94 38.22 37.72

Women's Team All-Around

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank IP
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Soviet Union URS Final Standings 1 75.94

Women's Team Portable Apparatus

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Soviet Union URS Final Standings 2

Women's Floor Exercise

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Soviet Union Final Standings 10 18.70 9.40 9.30

Women's Horse Vault

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Soviet Union Final Standings 6 19.03 9.80 9.23

Women's Uneven Bars

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Soviet Union Final Standings 4T 18.99 9.56 9.43

Women's Balance Beam

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS CEP OEP
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Gymnastics Soviet Union Final Standings 1 19.22 9.46 9.76
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