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Mihai Ţurcaş

Mihai Ţurcaş
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Silver 1968 Mexico City K-4 1000 m
Bronze 1964 Tokyo K-4 1000 m
World Championships
Gold 1966 East Berlin K-4 1000 m

Mihai Ţurcaş (born November 18, 1942) is a Romanian sprint canoer who competed from the mid to late 1960s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won two medals in the K-4 1000 m event with a silver in 1968 and a bronze in 1964.

Ţurcaş also won a gold medal in the K-4 1000 m event at the 1966 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in East Berlin.


  • ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships - Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936-2007.
  • ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships - Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936-2007.
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