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1962 USSR Championships

City

Moscow

Team Gold Medalist

Moscow
Dinamo
CSKA Belarussian SSR

All-Around Gold Medalist

Irina Pervushina
Larisa Latynina

Preceded by

1961 USSR Championships

Succeeded by

1963 USSR Championships

The 1962 USSR Championships were held twice, both times in Moscow. The first competition was held from May 9-13 and the second from November 21-28. 

Format of Competition

Gymnasts competed with their team for the team title and as individuals for the all-around competition. Only optional routines were competed. The top 14 after the preliminary competition advanced to the finals. The team competition for the November competition was divided into two groups. 

Results

May

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Team Moscow Ukrainian SSR RSFSR
All-Around Irina Pervushina
RSFSR
Larisa Latynina
Ukrainian SSR
Elena Volchetskaya
Belorussian SSR

November

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Team I Dinamo- Moscow Soviet Army- Moscow Spartak
Team II CKSA- Belorussian SSR Daugava Trudovi Reservi
All-Around Larisa Latynina
Burevestnik
Sofia Muratova
Dinamo
Polina Astakhova
Avangard
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