Bayram Şit

Bayram Şit (1930 – 29 May 2019)[2] was a Turkish featherweight freestyle wrestler and coach. He competed at the 1952 and 1956 Olympics and won a gold medal in 1952, placing fourth in 1956. He also won a silver medal at the 1954 World Championships.[1][3]

Bayram Şit
Şit at the 1952 Olympics
Personal information
Akşar, Acıpayam, Turkey[1]
Died (aged 89)
SportFreestyle wrestling


  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Bayram Şit". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016.
  2. "Türk sporunun efsanesi Bayram Şit hayatını kaybetti!". (in Turkish). Retrieved 30 May 2019.
  3. "Sit, Bayram (TUR)". United World Wrestling. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 20 June 2017.

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