Sport: Fencing Inducted: 1989 Country: Soviet Union Born: December 24, 1940 in Kiev, Russia
Kriss won four Olympic medals in three Olympiads. He captured
a gold medal in Individual Epee at the 1964
Games. In 1968, he earned silvers in both the Individual
Epee and Team Epee events. In 1972, Kriss won a bronze medal
in Team Epee.
In World Championships competition, Kriss won the Individual
Epee silver medal in 1967, and Individual gold medal in 1971.
He won four World Team Epee medals: bronze in 1965, silver
in 1966, gold in 1969, and silver in 1971.