Anna Iljuštšenko

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Anna Iljuštšenko
Anna Iljustsenko by Augustas Didzgalvis.jpg
Personal information
Born (1985-10-12) October 12, 1985 (age 29)
Sillamäe, Estonia
Residence Tartu, Estonia
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Country  Estonia
Coached by Gaspar Epro
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) High jump (outdoor): 1.96 m (NR)
High jump (indoor): 1.94 m (NR)

Anna Iljuštšenko (born 12 October 1985 in Sillamäe) is an Estonian high jumper.


She finished ninth at the 2007 Summer Universiade with a jump of 1.80 metres. She competed at the 2004 World Junior Championships (result 1.75), the 2006 European Championships (result 1.87), the 2008 Olympic Games (result 1.89), the 2009 European Indoor Championships (result 1.85), the 2009 World Championships (result 1.89) and the 2010 World Indoor Championships (result 1.89) without reaching the final round.[1]

Her personal best jump is 1.96 metres, achieved on 9 August 2011 in Viljandi, Estonia (national record).[1] Her indoor best is 1.94, achieved on 2 February 2013 in Arnstadt, Germany (national record).[1] Her trainer for a long time was Martin Kutman, who has trained with his more than 60 years of trainer experience a large number of good Estonian track and field athletes, mainly in sprinting and jumping events (High Jump, Triple Jump, Pole Vault). From whom lots have represented the Estonian and former USSR national team in international competitions. Kutman died on May 29, 2012.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
2004 World Junior Championships Grosseto, Italy 15th 1.75 m
2005 European U23 Championships Erfurt, Germany 11th 1.70 m
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 20th (q) 1.87 m
2007 European U23 Championships Debrecen, Hungary 13th (q) 1.81 m
Universiade Bangkok, Thailand 9th 1.80 m
2008 Olympics Games Beijing, China 21st (q) 1.89 m
2009 European Indoor Championships Torino, Italy 10th (q) 1.85 m
Universiade Belgrade, Serbia 5th 1.88 m
World Championships Berlin, Germany 17th (q) 1.89 m
2010 World Indoor Championships Doha, Qatar 10th (q) 1.89 m
European Championships Barcelona, Spain 11th 1.85 m
2011 European Indoor Championships Paris, France 13th (q) 1.89 m
Universiade Shenzhen, China 3rd 1.94 m
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 12th 1.89 m
2012 World Indoor Championships Istanbul, Turkey 12th (q) 1.88 m
European Championships Helsinki, Finland 13th (q) 1.87 m
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 15th (q) 1.90 m
2013 European Indoor Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 4th 1.92 m
Universiade Kazan, Russia 3rd 1.94 m
World Championships Moscow, Russia 16th (q) 1.88 m
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 15th (q) 1.88 m


  1. ^ a b c Anna Iljuštšenko profile at IAAF

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