Bohdana Matsotska

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Bohdana Matsotska
Personal information
Full name Bohdana Olehivna Matsotska
Born (1989-08-27) 27 August 1989 (age 24)
Kosiv, Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Updated on February 10, 2013.

Bohdana Olehivna Matsotska[1] (Ukrainian: Богдана Олегівна Мацьоцька, born August 27, 1989) is an alpine skier from Ukraine. She competed for Ukraine at the 2010 Winter Olympics[2] and was to compete for Ukraine at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Her best result was a 37th place in the slalom, achieved in 2010.[3]

On 19 February 2014 Matsotska refused further participating in the 2014 Winter Olympics in protest against the violent clashes Ukrainian's capital Kiev the previous day.[4] She and her father posted a message on Facebook stating “In solidarity with the fighters on the barricades of the Maidan, and as a protest against the criminal actions made towards the protesters, the irresponsibility of the president and his lackey government, we refuse further performance at the Olympic Games in Sochi 2014".[4]

Performances[edit]

Level Year Event SL GS SG DH SC T
JWSC 2008 Spain Formigal, Spain 43 61 70 50 19
JWSC 2009 Germany Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany 41 44
AWSC 2009 France Val d'Isère, France DNF1 42 33
OLY 2010 Canada Whistler, Canada 37 44
AWSC 2011 Germany Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany DNF1 52 38 34 26
AWSC 2013 Austria Schladming, Austria 61 46 DNS1 32

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bohdana Matsotska. sport-reference
  2. ^ "Profile". Vancouver 2010. Retrieved 7 October 2011. 
  3. ^ "Ladies' Slalom Results". Vancouver 2010. Retrieved 7 October 2011. 
  4. ^ a b Ukrainian Olympic alpine skier quits Sochi, blames Yanukovych for deaths on EuroMaidan, Kyiv Post (19 February 2014)

External links[edit]

Bohdana Matsotska at the International Ski Federation