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Vasiliy Vasilevich RUDENKOV

World and Rome Olympics Champion in hammer throw

Vasiliy RUDENKOV, USSR World and Rome Olympics Champion in hammer throw. USSR champion in hammer throw; Honoured Master of Sport of USSR. Gold Medal of Rome Olympics; Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1960; All-Union Communist Youth League Central Committee’s Scroll ol Honor.

Background

RUDENKOV, Vasiliy was born in 1931 in Zhlobin, Belarusian.

Career

Fitter; 1959 placed 1st at athletic competitions in Finland. 1959 Champion, 2nd Spartakiada of the Peoples of the USSR.