Nikolai Gorbachev, Belarusian sprint canoer, Died at 70

Belarusian sprint canoer Nikolai Gorbachev was born on May 15, 1948, and died on April 9, 2019.

Gorbachev participated in the early to mid-1970s.

Gorbachev was the winner of a gold medal in the K-2 1000 m event at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.

He went on to win three medals in the K-4 10000 m event at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with a gold (1974) and two bronzes (1971, 1975).

Nikolai Gorbachev passed away at 70 years old.