Olesya Zykina

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Olesya Zykina
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Born October 7, 1980 (1980-10-07) (age 34)
Kaluga, Russia

Olesya Nikolaevna Zykina (Russian: Олеся Николаевна Зыкина, born October 7, 1980 in Kaluga) is a Russian athlete who mainly competes in the 400 metres. In addition to winning medals in individual contests, she has been a very successful relay runner, winning the silver medal at the 2004 Olympics.


Year Tournament Venue Result Event
1998 World Junior Championships Annecy, France 8th 100 m
2001 World Indoor Championships Lisboa, Portugal 3rd 400 m
1st 4x400 m relay
World Championships Edmonton, Canada 6th 400 m
3rd 4x400 m relay
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 1st 400 m
2nd 4x400 m relay
World Cup Madrid, Spain 3rd 400 m
2003 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, UK 1st 4x400 m relay
World Championships Paris, France 6th 400 m
2nd 4x400 m relay
World Athletics Final Monte Carlo, Monaco 5th 400 m
2004 Summer Olympics Athens, Greece 2nd 4x400 m relay
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 6th 400 m
2007 European Indoor Championships Birmingham, England 3rd 400 m

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