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Arnošt Klimčík

Full name: Arnošt Klimčík
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: July 24, 1945 in Karviná, Moravskoslezský kraj, Czech Republic
Died: March 21, 2015
Affiliations: Baník Karviná, Karviná (CZE)
Country: TCH Czechoslovakia
Sport: Handball

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Arnošt Klimčík played his entire career from 1964-77 with one club – Baník Karviná, winning Czechoslovakian titles in 1968 and 1972. Internationally, Klimčík was on the Czechoslovakian national team at the 1967 World Championships, where they won the gold medal and at the 1972 Olympics, where they won a silver medal. After his retirement from sports, Klimčík, a graduate of Secondary School of Mining in Ostrava, worked as a deputy head of the hydraulic department of First May Coal Mine (now Barbora Coal Mine) in Karviná. He later worked as a project supervisor with Road and Railway Constructions Ostrava, later named EUROVIA CS.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 27 München Handball Men's Handball Czechoslovakia TCH 2 Silver

Men's Handball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G W S E DQ
1972 Summer 27 München Handball Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #4 1T 1972-09-01 TCH 19, ISL 19 0 0 0 0 0
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