Name: Nicolae Valerian Forminte
Date of Birth: 17 OCT 1956
Organization ID: ROM
Profession: coach of the Romanian gymnastics National
NOC code: ROM
Place of birth: Campulung Moldovenesc, Suceava county,
Marital status: married with Mariana (housewife)
Children: Dragos Nicolae, 1st y., High School "Mircea
cel Batran" Constanta
IEFS-Romanian Sport Institute (1980)
1990-1992 Licensed sport teacher
1990: Meritus Coach
First Club: C.S. Farul Constanta
Best result: Athens Olympic Games / 4 Gold medals,
1 Silver, 1 Bronze
Athletes trained: Daniela
right: Romanian gymnasts medalists at European Championships
Model coach: "I like to believe that you can find
in me a little bit of my coleaguess and...inverse"
Athlete: Gheorghe Hagi (soccer player)
Gymnast (Romania): Simona
Gymnast (World): Lidia Potkopayeva
Apparatus: Vault and Floor
Books: Napoleon Bonaparte
Hobby: driving, reading, movies
Wanted result in career:
Gold at Geijing - as main coach
Best moment: "the born of my son"
Worst moment: " my parents -too early- deaths"
Forminte was a member of National Team staff. During 1993-1998
he was at:
- 4 European Championships;
-4 World Championships;
-Atlanta Olympic Games
"During those years, my tho atheltes, Daniela Maranduca
Amanar got 35 medals: 21 Gold medals, 7 Silver medals
and7 Bronze medals, not to mention the medals obtained by
the other atheltes members of the Romanian national team."
- Nicolae Forminte
Nicolae Forminte is "Honorable
Citizen" of Constanta and Deva city.
was decorated by two Romanian Presidents:
"National Medal for Merit", 3rd class;
"Sport Merit" , 3rd class;
"Sport Merit" 2nd class.
Romanian Gymnastics News Archive.