How many times did Larisa Latynina compete in the Olympics?

Latynina completed her competitive career by winning six medals in each of the three Olympics , in which she took part. Larisa Latynina was a Head Coach of the Soviet team from 1967 to 1977.

How many Olympic Games did Larisa Latynina compete in?

Soviet gymmast

Gymnast Larisa Latynina won 18 medals in Olympic competition, and is the most decorated Olympian to date in any sport. She competed in the 1956, 1960, and 1964 Olympics, as well as at the world championships in 1954, 1958, 1962, and 196

Which female athlete has won the most Olympic medals?

gymnast Larisa Semyonovna Latynina

The most Olympic medals won by a woman is eighteen by gymnast Larisa Semyonovna Latynina (USSR), nine gold, five silver and four bronze, 1956–64.

What events did Larisa Latynina compete in?

Larisa LATYNINA

Results Event Sport
B Horse Vault Horse Vault Artistic Gymnastics
G Individual All-Around Individual All-Around Artistic Gymnastics
G Team All-Around Team All-Around Artistic Gymnastics
S Uneven Bars Uneven Bars Artistic Gymnastics

Who is the most successful Olympic gymnast?

Larisa Latynina

Olympic Games

Rank Gymnast Total
1 Larisa Latynina 18
2 Věra Čáslavská 11
3 Agnes Keleti 10
4 Polina Astakhova 10

How long did Larisa Latynina compete for?

Soviet gymmast

Gymnast Larisa Latynina won 18 medals in Olympic competition, and is the most decorated Olympian to date in any sport. She competed in the 1956, 1960, and 1964 Olympics , as well as at the world championships in 1954, 1958, 1962, and 1966.

Who is the greatest Olympic gymnast of all time?

World Artistic Gymnastics Championships

Rank Gymnastics Nation
1 Simone Biles United States
2 Svetlana Khorkina Russia
3 Gina Gogean Romania
4 Larisa Latynina Soviet Union

Who is greatest gymnast of all time?

Simone Biles

Simone Biles has a near-unassailable record as the greatest gymnast of all time. With six Olympic medals (four gold), 25 World Championship medals (19 gold) and various other championships to her name, the hardware that the 24-year-old has stacked up over her career speaks for itsel