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Vasile Dîba

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 1
Bronze 2
Total 4
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameVasile•Dîba
Used nameVasile•Dîba
Born24 July 1954 in Jurilovca (ROU)
Measurements182 cm / 86 kg
NOC(s) Romania

Biography

Vasile Dîba had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1974 K1 500 m, 1st 1974 K1 4×500 m (with Atanasie Sciotnic, Mihai Zafiu, and the non-Olympian Ernst Pavel), 1st 1977 K1 500 m, 1st 1977 K1 1000 m, 1st 1978 K1 500 m, 2nd 1975 K1 500 m, 2nd 1975 K1 4×500 m (with Ion Dragulschi, Nicuşor Eşanu, and Mihai Zafiu).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1976 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Romania    
  Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 3 Bronze
1980 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 3 Bronze Representing Romania    
  Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic Romania 2 Silver
1984 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 500 metres, Men Olympic 4 Representing Romania    
  Kayak Singles, 1,000 metres, Men Olympic 7

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1976 Summer Olympics 28 July 1976 Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 500 metres, Men Round One, Heat Three 1:54.14 1
1976 Summer Olympics 30 July 1976 Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Kayak Singles, 500 metres, Men Final Round 1:46.41 1

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