Yuliya Rissik

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Yuliya Rissik
Personal information
Full name Yuliya Vitalyevna Rissik
Nationality  Kazakhstan
Born (1987-01-13) 13 January 1987 (age 27)
Karagandy, Kazakh SSR
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Weight 66 kg (146 lb)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Freestyle

Yuliya Vitalyevna Rissik (Kazakh: Юлия Витальевна Риссик; born January 13, 1987 in Karagandy) is a retired Kazakhstani swimmer, who specialized in freestyle events.[1] Rissik qualified for the women's 200 m freestyle at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, by clearing a FINA B-cut of 2:06.02 from the Kazakhstan Open Championships in Almaty.[2] Swimming in heat one, she finished the race in last place and forty-first overall against Thailand's Pilin Tachakittiranan and Chinese Taipei's Yang Chin-Kuei with a slowest time of 2:09.93.[3][4]


  1. ^ "Yuliya Rissik". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 29 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Swimming – Women's 200m Freestyle Startlist (Heat 1)" (PDF). Athens 2004. Omega Timing. Retrieved 26 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Women's 200m Freestyle Heat 1". Athens 2004. BBC Sport. 16 August 2004. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  4. ^ Thomas, Stephen (16 August 2004). "Women's 200 Freestyle, Prelims Day 3: Dana Vollmer Stakes Her Claim as Fastest Qualifier, Benko Also Through to Evening Round". Swimming World Magazine. Retrieved 26 April 2013.