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Afanase Sciotnic

Full name: Afanase Sciotnic
Other name(s): Atanasie Sciotnice
Gender: Male
Height: 5-11.5 (182 cm)
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: March 1, 1942 in Mila 23, Tulcea, Romania
Died: April 5, 2017
Affiliations: Dinamo Bucureşti, Bucureşti (ROU)
Country: ROU Romania
Sport: Canoeing

Medals: 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Afanase Sciotnic competed in three Olympic Games as a kayaker, winning a bronze medal in K4 in 1964 and a silver medal in the same event in 1972. Sciotnic was a nine-time medalist at the World Championships, winning four gold medals, two silvers, and three bronze medals. He won the K2-500 and K4-1000 in 1966, the K4-10K in 1971, and the K1-relay in 1974. At the European Championships Sciotnic won 10 medals, including three golds, and in all he won 7 gold medals and 21 medals at major internationals.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres Romania ROU 3 Bronze
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Canoeing Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres Romania ROU 6
1972 Summer 30 München Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres Romania ROU 2 Silver

Men's Kayak Doubles, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Date
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Canoeing Romania ROU Aurel Vernescu Final Round 1968-10-25
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Canoeing Romania ROU Aurel Vernescu Semi-Finals Heat One 1968-10-24
1968 Summer 26 Ciudad de México Canoeing Romania ROU Aurel Vernescu Round One Heat One 1968-10-22

Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Canoeing Romania ROU Final Round 1964-10-22
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Canoeing Romania ROU Semi-Finals Heat One 1964-10-21
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Canoeing Romania ROU Round One Heat One 1964-10-20
1972 Summer 30 München Canoeing Romania ROU Final Round 1972-09-09
1972 Summer 30 München Canoeing Romania ROU Semi-Finals Heat One 1972-09-08
1972 Summer 30 München Canoeing Romania ROU Round One Heat One 1972-09-05
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