Yury Prilukov

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Yury Prilukov
Personal information
Full name Юрий Александрович Прилуков
Nationality  Russia
Born (1984-06-14) 14 June 1984 (age 30)
Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk, Russia
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 80 kilograms (180 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Freestyle
Club Yunost, Yekaterinburg

Yury Aleksandrovich Prilukov (Russian: Юрий Александрович Прилуков; born 14 June 1984 in Sverdlovsk) is a freestyle swimmer from Russia, who specializes in long distance swimming.

Prilukov is a five-time European champion (long course), eight-time European champion (short course) and five-time World Short Course Champion and has also set three European records. At the 2004 Summer Olympics Prilukov finished sixth in the 400 meters freestyle and fourth in the 1500 metres freestyle. At the 2008 Summer Olympics he finished seventh in the 400 m freestyle and fourth once again in the 1500 m freestyle.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "12th FINA World Championships". Retrieved 2007-06-09. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Montreal 2005 Results". Retrieved 2007-06-09. [dead link]
  3. ^ a b "7th FINA World Championships - 25m Indianapolis 2004". Archived from the original on 2007-09-26. Retrieved 2007-07-24. 
  4. ^ "Shanghai 2006 results". Archived from the original on 2007-03-06. Retrieved 2007-07-24. 
  5. ^ "2002 World Championships – Short Course Swim Rankings results". Retrieved 2007-07-24.