Olga Mineyeva

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Olga Mineyeva
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Born September 1, 1952[1][2]

Olga Pavlovna Mineyeva (Russian: Ольга Павловна Минеева; born September 1, 1952 in Degtyarsk, Sverdlovsk Oblast) is a Soviet athlete, who competed for the USSR at the 1980 Summer Olympics held in Moscow, Russia. There she won the silver medal in the 800 metres in 1:54.81 minutes, splitting team mates Nadezhda Olizarenko and Tatyana Providokhina for a Soviet clean sweep of the medals. She also won the gold medal in the 800 metres at the 1982 European Championships in Athletics, finishing with a time of 1:55.41 at the event in Athens.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Olga Mineyeva profile at IAAF. IAAF. Retrieved on 2009-05-30.
  2. ^ Tilastopaja profile for Olga Mineyeva