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Ekaterina Dafovska

Ekaterina Dafovska

Medal record
Women's biathlon
Competitor for  Bulgaria
Olympic Games
Gold 1998 Nagano 15 km individual
World Championships
Bronze 1995 Antholz-Anterselva 15 km individual
Bronze 1997 Brezno-Osrblie 15 km individual

Ekaterina Dafovska (Bulgarian: Екатерина Дафовска) (born 28 November 1975, Chepelare, Bulgaria) is a Bulgarian biathlete. At the age of 15 years she signed up in the sports club of her hometown, where she went in for biathlon. She won a gold Olympic medal at the 15 km Individual event during the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano.[1][2] Her gold medal was the first ever won by a Bulgarian at a Winter Olympic games.


  • 1995 – Bronze in the World Championship in Media:Antholz-Anterselva, Italy
  • 1997 – Bronze in the World Championship in Brezno-Osrblie, Slovakia
  • 1998 – Gold in the Olympic games in Nagano, Japan
  • 2002 – Fifth place in the Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, USA
  • 2004 – Gold in the European Championship in Minsk, Belarus
  • 2006 – Eight in the Olympic games in Torino, Italy


  1. ^ "THE XVIII WINTER GAMES: ROUNDUP; Hackl Aims For 3d Gold In the Luge - New York Times". Germany; Nagano (Japan): 1998-02-09. Retrieved 2014-02-02. 
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