Nikolina SHTEREVA

Nikolina Shtereva - Bulgaria - 1976 Olympics 800m silver medal.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 30 July 1976

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Tuesday, 25 January 1955
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Sofia, Bulgaria.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Bulgaria
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Nikolina SHTEREVA - Bulgaria - 1976 Olympics 800m silver medal.

Nikolina Shtereva is pictured above (white vest, no 45) during the final

of the women's 1500m at the 1976 Montreal Olympics.

She finished just outside the medals in 4th place but in the 800m she took the silver medal.


 

Women's 800m Final

Olympic Games 1976


1. Tatyana KAZANKINA   SOV   1: 54: 94 WR
2. Nikolina SHTEREVA   BUL   1: 55.42
3. Elfi ZINN   GDR   1: 55.60
4. Anita WEISS   GDR   1: 55.74
5. Svetlana STYRKINA   BLR   1: 56.44
6. Svetla ZLATEVA   BUL   1: 57.21
7. Doris GLUTH   GDR   1: 58.99
8. Mariana SUMAN   ROM   2: 02.21

 

 

Women's 1500m Final

Olympic Games 1976

1. Tatyana KAZANKINA   SOV   4: 05: 48
2. Gunhild HOFFMEISTER   GDR   4: 06: 02
3. Ulrike KLAPEZYNSKI   GDR   4: 06: 09
4. Nikolina SHTEREVA   BUL   4: 06: 57
5. Lyudmila BRAGINA   SOV   4: 07: 20
6. Gabriella DORIO   ITA   4: 07: 27
7. Ellen WELLMANN   GER   4: 07: 91
8. Janice MERRILL   USA   4: 08: 54

 

 

Women's 800m Final

Olympic Games 1980


1. Nadiya OLIZARENKO   SOV   1: 53.43 WR
2. Olga MINEYEVA   SOV   1: 54.81
3. Tatyana PROVIDOKHINA   SOV   1: 55.46
4. Martina KAMPFERT   GDR   1: 56.21
5. Hildegard ULLRICH   GDR   1: 57.20
6. Jolanta JANUCHTA   POL   1: 58.25
7. Nikolina SHTEREVA   BUL   1: 58.71
8. Gabriella DORIO   ITA   1: 59.12

 

 

Nikolina Shtereva was the Bulgarian champion in the 400 metres in 1974,

800 metres champion in 1974, 1976, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1985, 1986, 1988 and 1989,

1500 metres champion 1980, 1985 and 1986

and 10,000 metres champion in 1986. 

She won the European Indoor 800 metres title in both 1976 and 1979.

 

Personal best times.

800 Metres       1:55.42         Montréal  26 JUL 1976
1500 Metres     4:14.67         Roma        06 SEP 1974

10,000m           15.37.49       Budapest      May 1985