Dmitrik at the 2011 World championships Athletics in Daegu.
|2011 Daegu||High jump|
|European Indoor Championships|
|2009 Torino||High jump|
|2013 Gothenburg||High jump|
He was born in Slantsy, Leningrad Oblast. He won the gold medal at the 2001 World Youth Championships, finished fourteenth at the 2002 World Junior Championships and was the runner-up to Jaroslav Bába at the 2003 European Athletics Junior Championships. His first major win as a senior athlete came at the 2005 European Cup. He also competed at the 2007 European Indoor Championships, but without reaching the final. He achieved a personal best jump of 2.33 m in Thessaloniki in June 2009. He has 2.34 metres on the indoor track, achieved in January 2005 in Glasgow.
As one of three Russians in the men's high jump at the 2010 European Athletics Championships, he came seventh with a clearance of 2.26 m while Aleksander Shustov and Ivan Ukhov took the top two spots. In the 2011 season, he set a meet record of 2.30 m at the Meeting Grand Prix IAAF de Dakar, going on to jump an outright personal best of 2.35 m at the Gran Premio Iberoamericano in Huelva, Spain (which was also a world leading performance).
At the 2011 World Championships in Athletics he outperformed his compatriots Ivan Ukhov and Aleksandr Shustov by clearing 2.35 m. This mark brought Dmitrik the silver medal as he finished behind Jesse Williams on countback. The following year he won the Hochsprung mit Musik meet in February 2012, again beating Ukhov.
|2001||World Youth Championships||Debrecen, Hungary||1st||2.23 m|
|European Youth Olympics||Murcia, Spain||1st||2.14 m|
|2002||World Junior Championships||Kingston, Jamaica||14th||2.05 m|
|2003||European Junior Championships||Tampere, Finland||2nd||2.26 m|
|2005||European U23 Championships||Erfurt, Germany||6th||2.25 m|
|2007||European Indoor Championships||Birmingham, United Kingdom||20th (q)||2.18 m|
|2009||European Indoor Championships||Turin, Italy||2nd||2.29 m|
|2010||European Championships||Barcelona, Spain||7th||2.26 m|
|2011||World Championships||Daegu, South Korea||2nd||2.35 m|
|2013||European Indoor Championships||Gothenburg, Sweden||2nd||2.33 m|
|World Championships||Moscow, Russia||25th (q)||2.17 m|
|2014||European Championships||Zürich, Switzerland||23rd (q)||2.10 m|
|2015||European Indoor Championships||Prague, Czech Republic||12th (q)||2.24 m|
- Aleksey Dmitrik. Tilastopaja. Retrieved on 2011-06-06.
- Aleksey Dmitrik profile at IAAF
- 2010 European Championships – Men's High Jump Final Results. European Athletics. Retrieved on 2011-06-06.
- Mirko Jalava (2011-05-28). "Heidler's 75.33 m the standout result in Dakar – IAAF World Challenge". IAAF. Retrieved 2011-06-06.
- Valiente, Emeterio (2011-06-03). High Jump World lead for Dmitrik in Huelva. IAAF. Retrieved on 2011-06-06.
- Ramsak, Bob (2012-02-05). Chicherova flying high - 2.06m in Arnstadt. IAAF. Retrieved on 2012-02-12.
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