Dmitry Kroyter

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Dmitry Kroyter
Israel track and field championship 2011 Dmitry Kroyter 01.JPG
Kroyter in 2011
Personal information
Nationality  Israel
Born (1993-02-18) 18 February 1993 (age 22)
Siberia, Russia
Residence Tel Aviv, Israel
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 71 kg (157 lb)
Sport Track and field
Event(s) High jump
Club Maccabi Tel Aviv
Coached by Anatoly Shafran

Dmitry Kroyter (Hebrew: דמיטרי קרויטר‎, IPA: [ˈkʀɔɪ̯tɐ]; born 18 February 1993) is an Israeli high jumper. He has been dubbed one of Israel's greatest sports talents, along with Gili Haimovitz and Yakov-Yan Toumarkin.[1]

He is coached by Anatoly Shafran at Maccabi Tel Aviv.[2] Born in Siberia, Kroyter's family emigrated to Israeli in 1999.[3]

He became Israel's first ever Youth World Champion at the 2009 World Youth Championships in Athletics.[4]


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