Lot #6140
Robert Zmelik: Olympic Decathlon Champion's Barcelona 1992 Summer Olympics Singlet, Shorts, and Number

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Estimate: $400+

Description

Robert Zmelik's singlet, shorts, and athlete number that he wore during the Barcelona 1992 Summer Olympics when he won a gold medal in the decathlon. The lightweight Adidas singlet and shorts feature the colors of the Czech Republic flag, and are sized D7 / F5 (singlet) and D7 / F46 (shorts). His off-white athlete’s number measures 9.5 x 8 and features Zmelik's athlete number, “1610,” with the Barcelona emblem to upper right. Includes an image of Zmelik wearing all three items. In overall fine condition. Zmelik beat out a field of 36 competitors from 24 nations to secure a gold medal in the Men's Decathlon; he was the only athlete to win two events—long jump and 110 meter hurdles.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Olympic Memorabilia
  • Dates: #628 - Ended January 20, 2022