Jorge Llopart facts for kids
In this article, the first or paternal family name is Llopart and the second or maternal family name is Ribas.
Llopart at the 1980 Olympics
5 May 1952|
El Prat de Llobregat, Spain
|Died||11 November 2020
|Club||GCR La Seda|
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||50 kmW – 3:44:33 (1989)|
Jorge "Jordi" Llopart Ribas (5 May 1952 – 11 November 2020) was a Spanish race walker.
He competed in the 50 km event at the 1980, 1984, and 1988 Olympics and won a silver medal in 1980. The silver medal was Spain's first ever medal in athletics. Llopart was a European champion in this event in 1978.
|1978||European Championships||Prague, Czechoslovakia||1st||50 km||3:53:29.9|
|1980||Olympic Games||Moscow, Soviet Union||2nd||50 km||3:51:25|
|1982||European Championships||Athens, Greece||6th||50 km||4:08:28|
|1983||World Race Walking Cup||Bergen, Norway||4th||50 km||3:52:57|
|World Championships||Helsinki, Finland||28th||20 km||1:27:49|
|1984||Olympic Games||Los Angeles, United States||7th||50 km||4:03:09|
|1985||World Race Walking Cup||St John's, Isle of Man||8th||50 km||4:02:55|
|1986||European Championships||Stuttgart, West Germany||9th||50 km||3:52:12|
|1987||World Race Walking Cup||New York City, United States||14th||50 km||3:55:35|
|World Championships||Rome, Italy||—||50 km||DQ|
|1988||Olympic Games||Seoul, South Korea||13th||50 km||3:48:09|
|1990||European Championships||Split, Yugoslavia||—||50 km||DNF|
|1991||World Championships||Tokyo, Japan||17th||50 km||4:16:36|
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