Vitali Shcherba

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameVitali Veniadziktavich•Shcherba
Used nameVitali•Shcherba
Original nameВіталь Венядзіктавіч•Шчэрба
Other namesVitaly Venediktovich Shcherbo, Виталий Венедиктович Щербо
Born13 January 1972 in Minsk, Minsk (BLR)
Measurements169 cm / 68 kg
AffiliationsTrudovye Rezervy Minsk, Minsk (BLR)
NOC Belarus Unified Team
Nationality Belarus
Medals OG
Gold 6
Silver 0
Bronze 4
Total 10


Vitaly Shcherbo was the most successful gymnast at the 1992 Olympic Games, when he won six gold medals, adding four individual apparatus championships to the individual and team all-around titles. Shcherbo’s record at the World Championships was also excellent. He won the all-around in 1993, the floor exercises in 1994-95, the horizontal bar in 1994, the parallel bars in 1993 and 1995, and the horse vault in 1993-94. Shcherbo competed again at the Olympics in 1996. He won four medals, again of the same color, this time all bronze.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1992 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) EUN BLR Vitali Shcherba
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 1 Gold
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Unified Team 1 Gold
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) 6
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) 1 Gold
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) 1 Gold
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) =11 r1/1
Rings, Men (Olympic) 1 Gold
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) =1 Gold
1996 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) BLR Vitali Shcherba
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 3 Bronze
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Belarus 4
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) 7
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) 3 Bronze
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) 3 Bronze
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) =3 Bronze
Rings, Men (Olympic) =30 r1/1
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) 58 r1/1

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