Czechoslovakia at the 1980 Summer Olympics

Czechoslovakia competed at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR. 209 competitors, 162 men and 47 women, took part in 114 events in 21 sports.[1]

Czechoslovakia at the
1980 Summer Olympics
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg
IOC codeTCH
NOCCzechoslovak Olympic Committee
in Moscow
Competitors209 (162 men and 47 women) in 21 sports
Flag bearer Vítězslav Mácha
Medals
Ranked 13th
Gold
2
Silver
3
Bronze
9
Total
14
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Bohemia (1900–1912)
 Czech Republic (1994–)
 Slovakia (1994–)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Ota Zaremba Weightlifting Men's 100 kg
  Gold Czechoslovakia national football team
Stanislav Seman Jindřich Svoboda
Luděk Macela Lubomír Pokluda
Josef Mazura Werner Lička
Libor Radimec Rostislav Václavíček
Zdeněk Rygel Jaroslav Netolička
Petr Němec Oldřich Rott
Ladislav Vízek František Štambacher
Jan Berger František Kunzo
Football Men's competition
  Silver Imrich Bugár Athletics Men's discus throw
  Silver Jarmila Kratochvílová Athletics Women's 400 m
  Silver Czechoslovakia women's national field hockey team
Milada Blažková Alena Kyselicová
Jiřina Čermáková Jana Lahodová
Jiřina Hájková Květa Petříčková
Berta Hrubá Viera Podhányiová
Ida Hubáčková Iveta Šranková
Jiřina Kadlecová Marie Sýkorová
Jarmila Králíčková Marta Urbanová
Jiřina Křížová Lenka Vymazalová
Field hockey Women's tournament
  Bronze Ján Franek Boxing Men's light middleweight
  Bronze Jiří Tabák Gymnastics Men's rings
  Bronze Vladimír Kocman Judo Men's +95 kg
  Bronze Dušan Poliačik Weightlifting Men's 82.5 kg
  Bronze Dan Karabin Wrestling Men's freestyle 74 kg
  Bronze Július Strnisko Wrestling Men's freestyle 100 kg
  Bronze Zdeněk Pecka
Václav Vochoska
Rowing Men's double sculls
  Bronze Teodor Černý
Martin Penc
Jiří Pokorný
Igor Sláma
Cycling Men's team pursuit
  Bronze Michal Klasa
Vlastibor Konečný
Alipi Kostadinov
Jiří Škoda
Cycling Men's team time trial

ArcheryEdit

In its first appearance in the Olympic archery competition, Czechoslovakia sent two women and one man. Zdeňka Padevětová earned a fourth-place finish.
Women's Individual Competition:


Men's Individual Competition:

AthleticsEdit

Men's 1,500 metres

  • Jozef Plachý
    • Heat — 3:44.4
    • Semifinals — 3:40.4
    • Final — 3:40.7 (→ 6th place)

Men's 5,000 metres

  • Jiří Sýkora
    • Heat — 13:43.1
    • Semi Final — 13:31.0
    • Final — 13:25.0 (→ 9th place)

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's 110 m Hurdles

Men's 3,000 m Steeplechase

  • Dušan Moravčík
    • Heat — 8:33.4
    • Semifinals — 8:28.0
    • Final — 8:29.1 (→ 10th place)

Men's Long Jump

  • Jan Leitner
    • Qualification — 7.68 m (→ did not advance)

Men's Discus Throw

  • Imrich Bugár
    • Qualification — 65.08 m
    • Final — 66.38 m (→   Silver Medal)

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Jiří Chamrád
    • Qualification — 69.38 m
    • Final Round — 68.16 m (→ 12th place)

Men's Shot Put

  • Jaromír Vlk
    • Qualification — 19.69 m
    • Final — 20.24 m (→ 7th place)

Men's 20 km Walk

Men's 50 km Walk


Women's Long Jump

Women's Discus Throw

Women's Shot Put

Women's Pentathlon

  • Marcela Koblasová — 4328 points (→ 11th place)
    1. 100 metres — 14.10s
    2. Shot Put — 13.42m
    3. High Jump — 1.71m
    4. Long Jump — 6.15m
    5. 800 metres — 2:20.30

BasketballEdit

Men's Team Competition

BoxingEdit

Men's Featherweight (57 kg)

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

DivingEdit

FencingEdit

FootballEdit

Men's Team Competition

Preliminary Round (Group B)Edit

All matches were played at the Kirov Stadium in Leningrad except where noted.

  • July 21, 1980 : Czechoslovakia - Colombia 3-0 (2-0)
  • July 23, 1980 : Czechoslovakia - Nigeria 1-1 (1-0)
  • July 25, 1980 : Czechoslovakia - Kuwait 0-0 (0-0)

Final StandingsEdit

With four points each (one win and two draws), Czechoslovakia and Kuwait qualified for the quarterfinals.

QuarterfinalsEdit

  • July 27, 1980 : Czechoslovakia - Cuba 4-0 (4-0)

SemifinalsEdit

  • July 29, 1980 : Czechoslovakia - Yugoslavia 2-0 (2-0) at Dynamo Stadium, Moscow

FinalEdit

  • August 2, 1980 : Czechoslovakia - East Germany 1-0 (0-0) Loujniki Stadium, Moscow

RosterEdit

GymnasticsEdit

HandballEdit

Women's Tournament

HockeyEdit

Women's Team Competition

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Czechoslovakia in 1980.

Men's Individual Competition:


Men's Team Competition:

  • Kadlec, Bártů, and Starnovský — 15339 pts, 6th place

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Men's 200m Freestyle

Men's 400m Freestyle

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 400m Individual Medley


Women's 100m Breaststroke

Women's 200m Breaststroke

VolleyballEdit

Men's Team Competition

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Czechoslovakia at the 1980 Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 17 May 2015.