Great Olympians

Biographies - RUB


Aage Rubæk-Nielsen

B. 1913-08-25, Majbølle, Denmark; D. 1990-05-20
Equestrianism - Eventing
1952 HP
Three-Day Event, Individual 30th 0.0125
Three-Day Event, Team fifth 250
250.0125


Rolando Rubalcava Peña

B. 1925-07-22, Guadelajara, Jal., Mexico
Basketball
1952 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Viktor Ruban

B. 1981-05-24, Kharkiv, Ukraine, then in the Soviet Union
Archery (1 gold, 1 bronze)
2004 2008 2012 HP
Men's Individual 13th gold 7th 8532
Men's Team bronze fourth fifth 1419
9951


Vladimer Rubashvili

B. 1940-12-26, Naoza, Georgia, represented the Soviet Union; D. 1964-02-01
Wrestling - Freestyle (1 bronze)
1960 HP
Men's Featherweight (-62 kg) bronze 3840
3840


Ivan Moritz Ruben

B. 1917-08-12, København, Denmark; D. 1986-02-02
Fencing
1948 1952 HP
Foil, Individual 8th 320
Foil, Team R2:3rd 22.75
Sabre, Individual R1:4th R1:5th 0.00069
Sabre, Team R2:3rd 22.75
365.50069


(Jorge Caetano) Rubens

B. 1941-06-19, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Football
1960 HP
Men's Team R1:2nd 287
287


Karl August Ruberl

B. 1880-10-03, Austria
Aquatics - Swimming (1 silver, 1 bronze)
1900 HP
Men's 200 m Freestyle bronze 2560
Men's 200 m Backstroke silver 6000
Men's 200 m Obstacle Course fourth 2400
10960

Olympic Competitor nr 1293


Enrico Ruberti

B. 1914, from Varese, represented Italy; D. 1985
Rowing
1948 HP
Men's Eights SF:2nd 540
540


Adolf Rubi

B. 1905-01-12, Grindelwald, Switzerland; D. 1988-04-23
Nordic Combined
1928 HP
Men's Nordic Combined 11th 96
96


Fred Rubi

B. 1926-10-12, Wengen, Switzerland; D. 1997-09-05
Alpine Skiing
1952 HP
Men's Downhill fourth 1600
Men's Giant Slalom 12th 40
Men's Slalom 7th 400
2040


Julio Alberto Rubiano Pachón

B. 1953-08-19, Nemocón, Colombia; D. 2019-01-08
Cycling - Road
1976 HP
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 23rd 0.192
0.192


Baldomero Rubiera Fernández

B. 1924-10-26, La Habana, Cuba
Gymnastics
1948 HP
Men's Individual All-Around 105th -
Men's Team All-Around 14th 4
Men's Floor Exercise 108th -
Men's Horse Vault 93rd -
Men's Parallel Bars 110th -
Men's Horizontal Bar 106th -
Men's Rings 74th -
Men's Pommeled Horse 100th -
4


Roy John Rubin

B. 1941-01-24, Bellingham, Wash., USA
Rowing
1960 HP
Men's Coxed Fours SF:4th 246
246


Cesare Rubini

B. 1923-11-02, Trieste, then in dispute, represented Italy; D. 2011-02-08
Aquatics - Water Polo (1 gold, 1 bronze)
1948 1952 1956 HP
Men's Team gold bronze fourth 6600
6600


Roger Rubini

B. 1920-01-25, represented Switzerland
Weightlifting
1948 1952 HP
Men's Middleweight (-75 kg) 23rd 1.884
Men's Lightweight (-67.5 kg) 20th
1.884


Elmārs Rubīns

B. 1944-12-12, Daugavpils, Latvia, represented the Soviet Union
Rowing
1968 HP
Men's Coxless Fours 11th 48
48


Antonio Rubio Fernández

B. 1949-08-20, Bullas, Spain
Boxing
1972 1976 HP
Men's Featherweight (-57 kg) QF 866.614
Men's Lightweight (-60 kg) R1
866.614


Hamilton (Chance Rubio)

B. 1949-03-04, São Paulo, Brazil
Football
1968 HP
Men's Team R1:3rd 45.5
45.5


Joan Rubio i Espinosa

B. 1951-07-31, Barcelona, Spain
Aquatics - Water Polo
1968 1972 HP
Men's Team 9th 10th 130
130


José Arturo Rubio Fernández

represented Spain
Boxing
1948 HP
Men's Heavyweight (+80 kg) R2 79.13
79.13


Francisco "Paco" Rubio

B. 1953-12-06, Saint-Amand-Montrond, France
Football
1976 HP
Men's Team QF 287
287


Józef Rubiś

B. 1931-03-19, Zakopane, Poland; D. 2010-09-28
Cross-Country Skiing & Biathlon
1956 1960 1964 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 34th 0.0016
Men's 30 kilometres 23rd 0.256
Men's 4x10 kilometres Relay 9th 40
Men's 20 kilometres Biathlon sixth 960
1000.2576


Jean Maurice Rubli

B. 1910-08-19, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Fencing
1936 1948 HP
Men's Foil, Individual R1:6th R1:7th 0.00000306
Men's Foil, Team R2:3rd R1:3rd 26.375
26.3750024


Vincenzo Rubolotta

B. 1913, represented Italy
Rowing
1956 HP
Men's Eights SF:4th 164
164


Karine Ruby

B. 1978-01-04, Bonneville, Haute-Savoie, France; D. 2009-05-29
Snowboarding (1 gold, 1 silver)
1998 2002 2006 HP
Giant Slalom gold 15600
Parallel Giant Slalom silver
Boardercross 16th 9.6
15609.6

She died on Mont Blanc after falling in a crevasse


Written 2000-12-25 - last modified 2022-10-16

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