Viktor Burayev

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Viktor Mikhaylovich Burayev (Russian: Виктор Михайлович Бураев; born 23 August 1982 in Penza) is a male race walker from Russia. On August 5, 2008, Burayev and training partners Sergey Morozov, Aleksey Voyevodin, and Vladimir Kanaykin were banned from competition, following a positive EPO test. The positive tests were conducted in April 2008 [1] and evidenced systematic doping.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Russia
2000 World Junior Championships Santiago, Chile 3rd 10,000 m
2001 European Race Walking Cup Dudince, Slovakia 1st 20 km 01:19:30
World Championships Edmonton, Canada 3rd 20 km
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 4th 20 km
2003 World Championships Paris, France 20 km DSQ
2004 World Race Walking Cup Naumburg, Germany 7th 20 km
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 22nd 20 km
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland 20 km DNF
2006 World Race Walking Cup La Coruña, Spain 7th 20 km
European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 4th 20 km