Aleksandr Lobynya

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Aleksandr Lobynya
Personal information
Nationality Russian
Born (1984-05-31) 31 May 1984 (age 30)
Russia
Sport
Sport Track and field
Event(s) Shot put
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 21.00 m

Aleksandr Lobynya(born 31 May 1985) is a male Russian shot putter. His personal best throw is 21.00 metres, achieved in Adler on 25 May 2011.

Career[edit]

  • 2009

Lobynya broke the 20-metre barrier with a 20.09m effort in Bryansk on the 27th June[1]

  • 2011

Lobynya produced a massive personal best of 21.00m, becoming the 2nd best Russian, 3rd best European,[2] and the 11th best Outdoor Shot-Putter in the World in 2011,[3] however he was omitted from the Russian National Team for the 2011 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Daegu, South Korea possibly due the presence of rival Maksim Sidorov.[4]

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