Vera Popkova
Vera Ivanovna Popkova (Russian: Вера Ивановна Попкова) (2 April 1943 – 29 September 2011) was a Soviet track and field athlete who competed in the sprints. She had personal bests of 11.3...
Mikhail Krivonosov
Mikhail Petrovich Krivonosov (Russian: Михаи́л Петро́вич Кривоно́сов) (May 1, 1929, Krichev – November 11, 1995 [1]) was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the hammer throw. Krivonosov gradua...
Sergei Popov (athlete)
Sergei Konstantinovich Popov (September 21, 1930 - June 25, 1995 in Saint Petersburg) is a retired marathon runner from the Soviet Union, who won the gold medal at the European Championships in Stockh...
Nadezhda Khnykina-Dvalishvili
Nadezhda Pavlovna Khnykina (Russian: Надежда Павловна Хныкина-Двалишвили; maiden name Nadezhda Pavlovna Dvalishvili, Georgian: ნადეჟდა დვალიშვილ-ხნიკინა; born June 24, 1933) is a former Soviet...
Irina Press
Irina Natanovna Press (10 March 1939, Kharkiv – 21 February 2004, Russia) was a Soviet athlete.
Press won two Olympic gold medals for the USSR team, in the 80 m hurdles (1960) and the pentat...
Ludmila Engquist
Ludmila Engquist (Lyudmila Viktorovna Narozhilenko) also known as Ludmila Narozhilenko, born Leonowa, Russian: Людмила Викторовна Нарожиленко-Леонова, April 21, 1964 in Tambov Oblast, Russia) is a...
Leonid Bartenev
Leonid Vladimirovich Bartenyev (Russian: Леонид Владимирович Бартенев) (born 10 October 1933) was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres. He trained at Burevestnik in Kiev. He com...
Remigijus Valiulis
Remigijus Valiulis (born September 20, 1958 in Šilutė, Lithuanian SSR) was a Lithuanian athlete, gold medalist in the men's 4x400 meter relay at the 1980 Summer Olympics for the Soviet Union.
Olga Turchak
Olga Turchak (born 5 March 1967) is a retired female high jumper from Kazakhstan.
Turchak set her personal best on 7 July 1986, jumping 2.01 metres at a meet in Moscow. She competed at two Olympi...
Valeriy Borzov
Valeriy Pylypovych Borzov (Ukrainian: Валерій Пилипович Борзов, Russian: Валерий Филиппович Борзов, Valeriy Filippovich Borzov; born 20 October 1949) is a Ukrainian former sprint athlete who c...
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Romas Ubartas
Romas Ubartas (born 26 May 1960 in Panevėžys) is a retired male discus thrower from Lithuania who won a silver medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics for the USSR and a gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympi...
Volodymyr Holubnychy
Volodymyr Stepanovych Holubnychy (Ukrainian: Володимир Степанович Голубничий, born 2 June 1936) is a Ukrainian race walker who competed for the Soviet Union.He was born in Sumy. Holubnychy dominat...
Vladimir Kiselyov
Vladimir Viktorovich Kiselyov (Russian: Владимир Викторович Киселев) (born 1 January 1957 in Myski, Kemerovo Oblast) is a former Soviet athlete who mainly competed in the shot put during his caree...
Nikolay Smaga
Nikolay Yakovlevich Smaga (Russian: Николай Яковлевич Смага) (22 August 1938 in village Bobrovo, Sumy Oblast – March 28, 1981 in Kiev) was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the 20 kilo...
Antanas Mikėnas
Antanas Mikėnas (February 24, 1924 – September 23, 1994) was a Soviet-Lithuanian athlete who competed mainly in the 20 kilometer walk during his career. He trained at Spartak in Vilnius.Mikėnas ...
Inna Yevseyeva
Inna Yevseyeva (Russian: Инна Евсеева; born August 14, 1964) is a retired female middle distance runner who specialised in the 800 metres. She was born in Zhytomyr, Ukrainian SSR and represented t...
Yuriy Dumchev
Yuriy Dumchev (born 5 August 1958) is a retired track and field athlete from the Soviet Union, who set the world record in the men's discus throw on 29 May 1983 with a distance of 71.86 metres. That m...
Anatoliy Bondarchuk
Anatoliy Pavlovych Bondarchuk (Ukrainian: Анатолій Павлович Бондарчук) (born 31 May 1940, in Starokonstantinov) is a retired Soviet hammer thrower, who is regarded as the most accomplished hammer ...
Lyudmila Shevtsova
Lyudmila Ivanovna Shevtsova (Russian: Людмила Ивановна Шевцова) (born 26 November 1934 in Taman, Krasnodar Krai) is a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the 800 metres. She trained at VSS Avanh...
Enn Sellik
Enn Sellik (born 10 December 1954) is an Estonian former long-distance runner who competed in the 1976 Summer Olympics and in the 1980 Summer Olympics.
Yevhen Bulanchyk
Yevgeniy Bulanchik (3 April 1922 – 1996) was an Ukrainian former athlete who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics.
Valentina Gerasimova
Valentina Gerasimova (born May 15, 1948 in Quaraghandy, Quaraghandy Province, Kazakhstan) was a Soviet era track and field athlete specializing in middle distances. She competed in the 1976 Olympics....
Lyudmila Dzhigalova
Lyudmyla Stanislavivna Dzhyhalova (also Lyudmila Dzhigalova, Ukrainian: Людмила Станіславівна Джигалова; born January 22, 1962) is a retired athlete who competed mainly in the 400 metres. She trai...
Natalya Lebedeva
Natalya Lebedeva (born 24 August 1949) was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the 100m hurdles.She competed for the Soviet Union in the 1976 Summer Olympics held in Montreal, Canada in the 100 me...
Lyudmila Maslakova
Lyudmila Ilyinichna Maslakova (Russian: Людмила Ильинична Маслакова, née Жаркова, Zharkova; born February 26, 1952 in Astrakhan) is a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres.Maslakova...
Igor Kashkarov
Igor Kashkarov (Russian: Игорь Кашкаров; born 5 May 1933) is a former Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the High Jump. He trained at Burevestnik in Moscow.He competed for the USSR in the 1956 ...