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Gratsian Georgievich Botev Edit Profile

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Gratsian Botev, USSR Athlete.

Background

Botev, Gratsian was born on December 13, 1928 in Luga, Leningrad Oblast’.

Education

Graduated from the Leningrad Pedagogical Higher School of Physical Culture, 1948.

Career

Honoured Master of Sport (rowing), 1957. USSR champion, 1956, 1958-1960. Olympic champion (with P. Kharin 10,000 metres), 1956.

Silver medal (1,000 metres), 1956.