Great Olympians

Biographies - RAI


Sahadeo Kumar "S. K." Rai

represented India
Boxing
1976 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) R1 1.786
1.786


Benjamin Raich

B. 1978-02-28, Leins, Austria
Alpine Skiing (2 gold, 2 bronze)
2002 2006 2010 2014 HP
Slalom bronze gold fourth dnf 13200
Giant Slalom fourth gold sixth 7th 11200
Combined bronze dnf sixth 3520
Super-G - 21st 14th 16.64
27936.64


Mihai Raicu

represented Romania
Fencing
1928 HP
Men's Sabre, Individual R1:4th 0.047
0.047


Joanes Rail

B. 1956-11-24, Kirkland Lake, Ont., Canada
Handball
1976 HP
Women's Team sixth 320
320


Eino Railio

Olympic Competitor nr 3765


Marie-Luise Rainer

B. 1959-04-23, Vipileno, Italy
Luge
1976 1980 1984 1988 HP
Women's Singles 16th dnf sixth 15th 984.696
984.696


Rain In Face

Olympic Competitor nr 1831


Väinö Rainio

B. 1896-04-30, Turku, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1979-07-28
Athletics
1924 1928 HP
Men's Long Jump QU:21st 0.96
Men's Triple Jump fourth QU:8th 2784
2784.96


John Rainsforth

B. 1934-12-10, represented Great Britain
Bobsleigh
1956 HP
Two‐Man Bob 11th 80
Four‐Man Bob 12th 30
110


Mohamed Rais

B. 1952-04-21, represented Morocco
Boxing
1976 HP
Men's Bantamweight (-54 kg) Prel 0.102
0.102


Václav Rais

B. 1910-04-20, represented Czechoslovakia
Fencing
1936 HP
Men's Épée, Team QF:3rd 22.75
22.75


Oscar Raise

B. 1952-09-19, Gassino Torinese, Italy
Athletics - Track and Field
1976 1980 HP
Men's High Jump QU:24th QU;18th 4.08
4.08


Mansour Raisi

B. 1928, represented Iran; D. 1980
Freestyle Wrestling
1948 HP
Men's Flyweight (-52 kg) fourth 2400
2400


(Sayed) Rasoul Raisi

B. 1924-10-08, Ardabil, Iran; D. 2015-07-23
Weightlifting
1948 HP
Men's Light−Heavyweight (-82.5 kg) 8th 384
384


Ioannis Raisis

Olympic Competitor nr 3006


Aly Raisman

B. 1994-05-25, Boston, Mass., USA
Gymnastics (3 gold, 2 silver, 1 bronze)
2012 2016 HP
Women's Individual Combined fourth silver 5600
Women's Team Combined gold gold 3200
Women's Floor Exercises gold silver 10400
Women's Beam bronze 2560
21760


Carmen Raisová

B. 1908-02-07, represented Czechoslovakia
Fencing
1936 HP
Women's Foil, Individual R1:6th 0.0041
0.0041

She was among those who were expelled from Czechoslovakia after the war, but she returned to her native village in Czechoslovakia. I class her as German though.


Marjorie Raistrick

competed in 1960 as

Marjorie Carter

B. 1934-05-10, Bradford, England, Great Britain
Gymnastics
1952 1956 1960 HP
Women's Individual All-Around 131st 110th -
Women's Team All-Around 16th 17th 2.6
Women's Team with Portable Apparatus 15th 2.5
Women's Floor Exercise 132nd -
Women's Horse Vault 54th 0.00000004
Women's Uneven Bars 133th -
Women's Balance Beam 110th -
5.100000004


Antti Raita

Olympic Competitor nr 5734


Heikki Volmari Raitio

B. 1924-07-29, Helsinki, Finland; D. 1997-02-12
Fencing
1948 1952 HP
Foil, Individual R1:6th R1:5th 0.000056
Foil, Team QF:3rd 22.75
Épée, Individual R1:8th -
22.750056


Matti Raivio

B. 1893-02-22, Raivio, Finland, then part of Russia; D. 1957-05-25
Cross-Country Skiing
1924 1928 HP
Men's 18 km 7th 400
Men's 50 km 7th dnf 400.000064
800.000064


Written 2001-01-29 - last modified 2022-11-01

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