Arkady Vyatchanin

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Arkady Vyatchanin
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Personal information
Full name Аркадий Аркадьевич Вятчанин
Nationality  Russia
Born (1984-04-04) 4 April 1984 (age 30)
Vorkuta, Komi Republic
Height 6'6" (199 cm)
Weight 192 lbs (87 kg)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Backstroke
Club New York Athletic Club

Arkady Arkadyevich Vyatchanin (Russian: Аркадий Аркадьевич Вятча́нин) (born 4 April 1984) is a Russian backstroke swimmer. Vyatchanin has lived and trained in Taganrog since 1999 and is a student of the South Federal University. Vyatchanin has been a member of the Russian National Team since 2000.

Change of Nationality and National Team[edit]

In 2013 he announced an intention to leave the Russian team and compete for another country saying he gave all he could to team Russia. [4]



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