Olga Golovkina

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Olga Golovkina
Personal information
Full name Olga Gennadyevna Golovkina
Born (1986-12-17) 17 December 1986 (age 27)
Perm, Russia
Height 1.70 m
Weight 50 kg (2013)
Country  Russia
Sport Track and field
Event(s) 5000 m
College team Chaykovsky State Institute of Physical Culture

Olga Gennadyevna Golovkina (Ольга Геннадьевна Головкина; born 17 December 1986 in Perm) is a Russian athlete. Golovkina won the gold medal at the 2012 European Athletics Championships in Helsinki in 5000 m with result 15:11.70.

She is currently serving a two-year doping ban for the use of a prohibited substance, Dehydrochloromethyltestosterone. The ban lasts from 16 July 2013 to 1 August 2015.[1]

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Russia
2010 European Championships Barcelona, Spain 9th 5000 m 15:31.11
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 1st 5000 m 15:11.70
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 9th 5000 m 15:17.88
2013 Universiade Kazan, Russia 1st 5000 m 15:43.77