At a glance

1 Aug 1925 Kutaisi, Georgia
Mzia (მზია)
Female

Georgian Medeya Jugeli won a team all-around gold and team portable apparatus silver at the 1952, while finishing fourth on her favorite discipline, vault, and ninth in both the individual all-around and on the uneven bars. Domestically Jugeli won Soviet vault titles in 1945, 1947, and 1951-55, and a rings title in 1953. After finishing her sporting career in 1955, Jugeli worked as a gymnastics coach in Georgia. From 1962-65 she was head coach of the Georgian SSR gymnastics team and from 1965-70 served as coach of the Soviet national women’s team. Jugeli later was an international gymnastics referee and...

Medeya in numbers

1
Olympics
Olympics
2
medals
Gold medal:1 Silver medal:1 Bronze medal:
  • Helsinki
    Helsinki 1952
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Helsinki
    Helsinki 1952
    • 9
      Gymnastics
      Individual All-Around
    • 1 Gold medal
      Gymnastics
      Team All-Around
    • 2 Silver medal
      Gymnastics
      Team Portable Apparatus
    • 12
      Gymnastics
      Floor Exercise
    • 4
      Gymnastics
      Horse Vault
    • 9
      Gymnastics
      Uneven Bars
    • 15
      Gymnastics
      Balance Beam