SCEN103 Computer Lab Reverse Internet Challenge

Who won the bronze medal for the Javelin throw in the 1964 Olympics?

  1. AltaVista: +Javelin +Olympics +bronze
  2. Fourth entry: Past results: Javelin in the Track and Field portion of the almanac of the ESPN site for the 1996 Summer Olympics
    mens:
    Tokyo 1964    Gold        Pauli Nevala       Finland         82.66
                  Silver      Gergely Kulcsar    Hungary         82.32
                  Bronze      Janis Lusis        Soviet Union    80.57
    
  3. Past results: Women's Javelin
    womens:
    Tokyo 1964          Gold    Mihaela Penes       Romania       60.5
                        Silver  Marta Rudas         Hungary       58.2
                        Bronze  Yelena Gorchakova   Soviet Union  57.0
    
  4. Here is another excellent site for the javelin.
  5. Answer: Janis Lusis (mens) and Yelena Gorchakova (womens) of the Soviet Union
  6. Confirmed by searching for Lusis and Gorchakova, found on numerous lists.


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