Genrikh Sidorenkov

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 2
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameGenrikh Ivanovich•Sidorenkov
Used nameGenrikh•Sidorenkov
Original nameГенрих Иванович•Сидоренков
Born11 August 1931 in Krasnoye, Smolensk (RUS)
Died5 January 1990 in Moskva (Moscow), Moskva (RUS)
Measurements178 cm / 84 kg
AffiliationsCSKA Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
NOC Soviet Union
Nationality Russian Federation

Biography

Genrikh Sidorenkov started his hockey career in 1949 with Krylya Sovetov Moskva joining CSKA Moskva in 1951, and winning six Soviet titles (1955-56, 1958-61) with them. He then played two seasons in SKA Leningrad and ended his playing career with SKA Kalinin (now Tver) from 1964-66. Internationally in addition to his 1956 Olympic gold and 1960 bronze medal, Sidorenkov won World Championships in 1954 and 1956, was second in 1957-59, and won bronze medals in 1960-61. He also won European Championships in 1954-56 and 1958-60 and won gold in 1953 at the World Student Winter Games. After his playing career Sidorenkov worked as a hockey coach with Trud Zagorsk and Gornyaka Rudny, and also worked as an official with the sport club Zenit Moskva.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1956 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) URS RUS Genrikh Sidorenkov
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Soviet Union 1 Gold
1960 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) URS RUS Genrikh Sidorenkov
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Soviet Union 3 Bronze

Special Notes