Veniamin Tayanovich

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Veniamin Tayanovich
Medal record
Men's swimming
Competitor for the Unified Team
Olympic Games
Gold 1992 Barcelona 4×200 m freestyle
Silver 1992 Barcelona 4×100 m freestyle
World Championships (LC)
Competitor for the  Soviet Union
Silver 1991 Perth 4x100 m medley
Bronze 1991 Perth 4×100 m freestyle
European Championships
Competitor for the  Soviet Union
Gold 1991 Athens 4×100 m freestyle
Gold 1991 Athens 4×200 m freestyle
Bronze 1987 Strasbourg 4×100 m freestyle

Veniamin Tayanovich (Russian: Вениамин Таянович; born April 6, 1967) is a retired Russian freestyle swimmer.

Tayanovich is best known for winning the gold medal in the Men's 4x200m Freestyle event at the 1992 Summer Olympics at Barcelona, alongside Vladimir Pyshnenko, Dmitry Lepikov, Aleksey Kudryavtsev (heats), Yury Mukhin (heats) and Yevgeny Sadovyi. At the same Olympic Games he also claimed the silver medal with the 4x100m freestyle team, swimming in the qualifying heats.

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