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Aleksander Tšutšelov

Full name: Aleksander Tšutšelov
Other name(s): Aleksandr Dmitriyevich Chuchelov, Александр Дмитрьевич Чучелов
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0 (184 cm)
Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)
Born: April 26, 1933 in Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia
Died: January 1, 2017 in Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia
Affiliations: Kalev Tallinn, Tallinn (EST)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Sailing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Aleksander Tšutšelov was born into a sporting family, as his father Dmitri and uncles Nikolai and Andrei were well-known Estonian sailors. His uncle Andrei won European ice yachting titles in Monotype-XV class in 1933 and 1935-38. Aleksander Tšutšelov started competitive sailing in 1946 and his greatest achievement was winning a silver medal in Finn class at the 1960 Roma Olympics. He was also seventh in Finn at the 1959 and 1964 World Championships and sixth at the 1961 European Championships. Domestically Tšutšelov won three Soviet titles (1964 Finn, 1974-75 Soling) and seven Estonian SSR titles (1954-55 O class, 1957-59 Finn, 1966 5.5 metre, 1976 Soling). Tšutšelov graduated from the Tallinn Polytechnic Institute (now Tallinn University of Technology) with a shipbuilding engineering degree in 1959 and later worked as the chief engineer at the Tallinn Experimental Shipyard of Sport Vessels. He also worked as a head coach of the Estonian national sailing team.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Mixed One Person Dinghy Soviet Union URS 2 Silver
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Mixed One Person Dinghy Soviet Union URS 12

Mixed One Person Dinghy

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Soviet Union Final Standings 2 6,520
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Soviet Union Race One 7 800 1-49:44
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Soviet Union Race Two 1 1,645 2-04:51
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Soviet Union Race Three 2 1,344 1-40:46
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Soviet Union Race Four 10 645 2-16:25
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Soviet Union Race Five 17 415 1-56:17
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Soviet Union Race Six 2 1,344 1-50:02
1960 Summer 27 Roma Sailing Soviet Union Race Seven 8 742 1-52:40
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Soviet Union Final Standings 12 3,774
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Soviet Union Race One 26 205 2-24:15
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Soviet Union Race Two 16 415 2-10:24
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Soviet Union Race Three 21 297 2-13:29
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Soviet Union Race Four 3 1,142 1-42:47
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Soviet Union Race Five 17 389 1-41:03
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Soviet Union Race Six 17 389 1-51:36
1964 Summer 31 Tokyo Sailing Soviet Union Race Seven 3 1,142 1-50:16
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