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Olympic medal record
Men's Basketball
Bronze 1992 Lithuania
Olympic medal record
Men's Basketball
Silver 1995 Lithuania

Gintaras Krapikas (born July 6, 1961 in Kretinga, Lithuanian SSR, USSR) is a retired Lithuanian basketball player for ┼Żalgiris Kaunas. He was a member of the Lithuanian national team that won a bronze medal in Barcelona's 1992 Summer Olympics.

In 2000 he took a position as assistant basketball coach for ┼Żalgiris; together with the head coach, Antanas Sireika, he stepped down from this position in 2006 when the coaching team was re-organized. From 2002 to 2005 he was an assistant coach for the Lithuanian national team. During the 1980s, while playing for ┼Żalgiris, his jersey number was 9, and his position was small forward. From 2006 till 2008, he was assistant basketball coach for UNICS Kazan. Since 2008, he was the head coach of ┼Żalgiris Kaunas. On December 18th, 2009 he resigned from ┼Żalgiris Kaunas head coach post.

Awards/achievements

  • USSR Champion - 1985, 1986, 1987
  • Intercontinental W. Jones Cup winner - 1986
  • Olympic Bronze medalist - 1992
  • European championship Silver medalist - 1995

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