Games & medals

Games Results Sport Event
Helsinki 1952 1952
Games Results Sport Event
Helsinki 1952 1952
Gymnastics Individual All-Around
Gymnastics Team All-Around
Gymnastics Team Portable Apparatus
#10 Gymnastics Floor Exercise
#6 Gymnastics Horse Vault
#=4 Gymnastics Uneven Bars
Gymnastics Balance Beam


Soviet Union
Artistic Gymnastics
Birth date
24 Sep 1924 Suprunivka, Ukraine

Number of medals

4 Olympic medals

Olympic Games

1 Olympic Games

Nina BOCHAROVA biography

Nina Bocharova took up gymnastics shortly before World War II and was on the Soviet national team from 1948-54. Bocharova competed at two major international tournaments during her career. At the 1952 Olympics, Bocharova won golds in balance beam and team all-around and silvers in individual all-around and team portable apparatus. At the 1954 World Championships, Bocharova won gold in team all-around was fourth on uneven bars and sixth in individual all-around and balance beam. Domestically Bocharova was Soviet Champion in individual all-around in 1949, on uneven bars in 1951 and balance beam in 1949 and 1951. After finishing her sporting career, Bocharova worked as a gymnastics coach in Kyiv, Ukraine.