Ivan Čaklec

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameIvan•Čaklec
Used nameIvan•Čaklec
Other namesИван Чаклец
Born5 August 1932 in Varaždin (CRO)
Died30 March 2018 in Zagreb (CRO)
Measurements173 cm / 75 kg
AffiliationsGD Zagreb, Zagreb (CRO)
NOC Yugoslavia
Nationality Croatia

Biography

Ivan Čaklec was a Croatian Yugoslav gymnast who competed at the 1956, 1960, and 1964 Olympics. He was a bronze medalist on pommelled horse at the 1967 European Championships and won a team silver medal at the 1963 Mediterranean Games. He later studied kinesiology in Zagreb, becoming a full professor in the Faculty of Kinesiology.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1952 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) YUG CRO Ivan Čaklec
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 144
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Yugoslavia 19
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) =108
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) =19
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) =118
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) 160
Rings, Men (Olympic) 170
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) =150
1960 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) YUG CRO Ivan Čaklec
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) =56
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Yugoslavia 9
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) =26 r1/2
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) =46 r1/2
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) =87 r1/2
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) =31 r1/2
Rings, Men (Olympic) 94 r1/2
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) =23 r1/2
1964 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) YUG CRO Ivan Čaklec
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 80
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Yugoslavia 11
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) 68 r1/2
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) =54 r1/2
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) =83 r1/2
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) 85 r1/2
Rings, Men (Olympic) =81 r1/2
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) =60 r1/2

Special Notes