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Klara GUSEVA

Klara GUSEVA, Master of Sport of USSR since 1957. 1960 Olympic Champion in speed skating over 1 kilometer. Gold Medal of Squaw Valley Winter Olympics, 1960.

Education

student, Institute of Physical Training, Moscow

Career

1954 joined skating section, “Spartak” Sports Society, Ryazan. 1959 covered 500 meters in 47 seconds at intercity match, Moscow. 1960 placed 1st in 1 kilometer race at USSR Championship and World Championship in Sweden.

1960 placed 1st in 1 kilometer race at 8th Winter Olympic Games, Squaw Valley, with time of 1 minute 34.1 seconds.