Velik Kapsazov, Bulgarian gymnast, Died at 81

Velik Nikolov Kapsazov was born on April 15, 1935 and died on March 27,2017.

He was a Bulgarian gymnast.

Kapsazov competed at the 1956, 1960 and 1964 Summer Olympics in all artistic gymnastics events, and shared a bronze medal in the rings in 1960 with Takashi Ono.

Which was the first Olympic medal for Bulgaria in gymnastics.

He retired following the 1964 Olympic Games and became a coach.

Velik Kapsazov passed away at 81 years old.