Bulgaria’s Silver Fox

Meet Yordan Yovchev. posted on

1. Introducing 39-year-old Bulgarian gymnast, Yordan Yovchev.

2. Yordan qualified and competed for his SIXTH Olympic games in London.

3. No other gymnast has ever competed in as many games.

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4. He also carried Bulgaria’s flag in the opening ceremony Parade Of Nations.

5. Oh yeah, he competed in London with a partially broken wrist and a partially torn bicep.

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6. And he might even compete again. In an interview he said, “I feel great at the moment, it was such an emotional competition. I’ll take a break and then we’ll see. Let’s not speak with certainty.”

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8. He’s pretty successful, too.

9. Yordan won 2 bronze medals at the 2000 Olympic Games in floor and rings.

10. In the 2004 Olympics he won a silver on rings and a bronze on floor.

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11. He also does Ninja Warrior competitions.

12. Did I mention he’s really handsome?

14. To finish, here are some shirtless pics because I know that’s what you guys really want to see.

H/t to Joe My God for introducing me to this guy.

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