Nadia Comăneci

Nadia Comăneci : biography November 12, 1961 - Nadia Elena Comăneci ( born November 12, 1961) is a Romanian gymnast, winner of...

Nadia Comăneci

Nadia Comăneci : biography November 12, 1961 - Comăneci came in 13th in her first Romanian National Championships in 1969, at the age of...

Yelena Davydova

Yelena Davydova : biography 7 August 1961 - Post-Olympic sports achievements On 3 July 1981 in Montreux, the 100th anniversary celebration of the International...

Yelena Davydova

Yelena Davydova : biography 7 August 1961 - Life after retirement from competition Yelena Davydova attended the Leningrad University of Physical education and later...

Yelena Davydova

Yelena Davydova : biography 7 August 1961 - Yelena Victorovna Davydova ( born 7 August 1961 in Voronezh, 500 kilometres south of...

Yelena Davydova

Yelena Davydova : biography 7 August 1961 - There were only 4 routines left for each gymnast to compete. With 2 down and 2...

Yelena Davydova

Yelena Davydova : biography 7 August 1961 - Head Judge on beam, Maria Simionescu of Romania, refused to enter the score as it meant...

Yelena Davydova

Yelena Davydova : biography 7 August 1961 - Elena suffered a serious injury when a bone detached itself from her knee. A medical specialist...

Yelena Davydova

Yelena Davydova : biography 7 August 1961 - The Team finals were seen as a battle between the Americans, Russians and the Chinese, although...

Yelena Davydova

Yelena Davydova : biography 7 August 1961 - In the team competition – whose scores counted towards both AA medals and event finals –...