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Chester Rutecki

Full name: Chester J. Rutecki
Gender: Male
Born: August 8, 1916 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: August 3, 1976
Affiliations: Chicago CYO, Chicago (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing


In 1936 Chester Rutecki won the Chicago Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions, the Chicago Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) tournament, and qualified for the US Olympic team at the Berlin Olympics. At the Olympics Rutecki won one bout and then lost by decision to Hungarian [Imre Mándi]. He turned pro in 1938 and had a brief professional career, fighting exclusively in Chicago, and retiring in late 1939, with a pro record of 8 wins and 1 loss. He never fought for a major title.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 19 Berlin Boxing Men's Welterweight United States USA 9T

Men's Welterweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR
1936 Summer 19 Berlin Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #5 2 1936-08-11 Mándi (HUN) , Rutecki (USA)
1936 Summer 19 Berlin Boxing United States USA Round One Match #9 1 1936-08-10 Rutecki (USA) , Camyré (CAN) decision
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