Aurel Loșniță

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAurel•Loșniță
Used nameAurel•Loșniță
Born2 November 1927
AffiliationsDinamo București, București (ROU) / CS Astra Arad, Arad (ROU)
NOC Romania


Aurel Loșniță was active in gymnastics from the 1940s, and earned three top-three results at the 1948 National Championships. He continued to have success in 1951 and 1952, where he placed second and third respectively in parallel bars. He was selected for the Romanian Olympic team in 1952 which ultimately placed 20th at the Helsinki Olympics out of 23 competing nations. Loșniță was a member of the Dinamo București and Astra Arad gymnastics teams.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1952 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) ROU Aurel Loșniță
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 172
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Romania 20
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) =157
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) =118
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) 154
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) =169
Rings, Men (Olympic) =117
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) 180