Aleksey Guryshev

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameAleksey Mikhaylovich•Guryshev
Used nameAleksey•Guryshev
Original nameАлексей Михайлович•Гурышев
Born14 March 1925 in Moskva (Moscow), Moskva (RUS)
Died16 November 1983 in Moskva (Moscow), Moskva (RUS)
Measurements183 cm / 84 kg
AffiliationsKrylya Sovetov Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
NOC Soviet Union
Nationality Russian Federation

Biography

Aleksey Guryshev played his entire career from 1947-61 with one club, Krylya Sovetov Moskva winning one Soviet Championship with them in 1957. Guryshev was the best goal scorer at the Soviet Championships in 1949 (29 goals), 1953 (44 goals, with Viktor Shuvalov), 1955 (41 goals), 1957 (32 goals) and 1958 (40 goals). Internationally, besides his Olympic gold medal, Guryshev won World Championships in 1954 and 1956 and was a runner-up in 1955 and 1957-59, and also won European Championships in 1954-56, and 1958-59. After his playing career, Aleksey Guryshev worked as an ice hockey referee until his retirement in 1975.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1956 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) URS RUS Aleksey Guryshev
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Soviet Union 1 Gold

Special Notes