Aleksey Petrov

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameAleksey Stepanovich•Petrov
Used nameAleksey•Petrov
Original nameАлексей Степанович•Петров
Born22 March 1937 in St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg (RUS)
Died8 March 2009 in Moskva (Moscow), Moskva (RUS)
Measurements177 cm / 76 kg
AffiliationsTrudovye Rezervy Leningrad, St. Petersburg (RUS)
NOC Soviet Union
Nationality Russian Federation

Biography

Aleksey Petrov twice rode for the Soviet Union at the Olympics, riding the team time trial in 1960 and 1964, and the individual road race in 1964. He also competed three times in the team time trial at the World Championships, in 1962, 1964, and 1965, placing fourth, ninth, and seventh, respectively. Petrov competed in the Peace Race four times, in 1961-62 and 1965-66, placing fifth in 1962 and sixth in 1966 for his best finishes. Petrov was Soviet champion in the individual road race in 1962 and in the team time trial in 1960, 1962-64 and 1966.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Cycling Road (Cycling) URS RUS Aleksey Petrov
100 kilometres Team Time Trial, Men (Olympic) Soviet Union 3 Bronze
1964 Summer Olympics Cycling Road (Cycling) URS RUS Aleksey Petrov
Road Race, Individual, Men (Olympic) 62
100 kilometres Team Time Trial, Men (Olympic) Soviet Union 5