Yekaterina Bakhvalova

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Yekaterina Aleksandrovna Bakhvalova (Cyrillic: Екатерина Александровна Бахвалова; born 8 March 1972 in Leningrad, Soviet Union[1]) is a retired Russian athlete who specialised in the 400 metres hurdles.[2] She represented her country at the 2004 Summer Olympics narrowly missing the final.

Her personal best in the event is 54.65 seconds, set in 1999.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Russia
1997 World Indoor Championships Paris, France 1st (h) 4x400 m relay 3:29.85
World Championships Athens, Greece 10th (sf) 400 m hurdles 55.02
Universiade Catania, Italy 2nd 400 m hurdles 55.91
1st 4x400 m relay 3:27.93
1998 Goodwill Games Uniondale, United States 6th 400 m hurdles 55.69
3rd 4x400 m relay 3:25.58
European Championships Budapest, Hungary 9th (h) 400 m hurdles 55.69
2nd 4x400 m relay 3:23.56
1999 World Championships Seville, Spain 15th (sf) 400 m hurdles 55.76
1st (h) 4x400 m relay 3:24.51
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 5th 400 m hurdles 56.39
3rd (h) 4x400 m relay 3:30.94
2004 Olympic Games Athens, Greece 9th (sf) 400 m hurdles 54.98