Great Olympians

Biographies - IST

Ernest Ista

Olympic Competitor nr 3250

Jon Istad

B. 1937-07-29, Voss, Norway; D. 2012-05-17
Biathlon (1 silver)
1960 1964 1968 HP
Men's 20 km 11th 11th 11th 272
Men's 4x7.5 km Ralay silver 1000

Charles "Karel" Istaz

B. 1924-08-03, Antwerpen, Belgium; D. 2007-07-28
Freestyle Wrestling & Greco-Roman Wrestling
1948 HP
FR Men's Light−Heavyweight (-87 kg) 7th 600
GR Men's Light−Heavyweight (-87 kg) 8th 384

Rado Istenič

B. 1915-08-18, Ljubljana, Slovenia, then part of Austria, represented Yugoslavia
Nordic Combined
1936 HP
Men's Nordic Combined dnf 0.00000064

Yury Vasiliyevich Istomin

B. 1944-07-03, Kharkiv, Ukraine, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1999-02-06
Football (1 bronze)
1972 HP
Men's Team bronze 1280

He was born in Ukraine, and started his career there (with Dynamo Kyiv). Then he moved to CSKA Moskva. Although he stayed on in Russia and died there, I shall class him as Ukrainian.

Alexandru Istrate

B. 1947-05-08, București, Romania
1972 HP
Men's Épée, Individual R2:4th 0.042
Men's Épée, Team fifth 250

Written 2011-12-20 - last modified 2021-12-19

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