Vytautas Briedis

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Vytautas Briedis
Soviet men rowing eight EC 1964.jpg
Soviet eight at the 1964 European Championships, Briedis is third from left
Personal information
Born(1940-08-27)27 August 1940
Nausėdžiai, Lithuanian SSR, Soviet Union
Died22 September 2019(2019-09-22) (aged 79)
Vilnius, Lithuania
Alma materKaunas Polytechnic Institute
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight88 kg (194 lb)
Sport
SportRowing
ClubŽalgiris Vilnius

Julius Vytautas Briedis (27 August 1940 – 22 September 2019) was a Lithuanian rower. He finished fifth and third at the 1964 and 1968 Summer Olympics.[1]

Briedis died on 22 September 2019 in Vilnius.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Vytautas Briedis at Sports Reference
  2. "Netektis irklavimo pasaulyje: užgeso olimpinio prizininko Vytauto Briedžio gyvybė". LRT.lt (in Lithuanian). 22 September 2019. Retrieved 23 September 2019.
  3. "Anapilin iškeliavo olimpinis prizininkas, vienas LTOK atkūrėjų Julius Vytautas Briedis". DELFI (in Lithuanian). 23 September 2019. Retrieved 23 September 2019.