Alena Zavarzina

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Alena Zavarzina
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Zavarzina in 2009
Personal information
Birth name Alena Igorevna Zavarzina
Born (1989-05-27) 27 May 1989 (age 27)
Novosibirsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 67 kg (148 lb)
Sport
Country  Russia
Sport Snowboarding
Event(s) Parallel Slalom, Parallel Giant Slalom
Achievements and titles
World finals Gold medal with cup.svg Gold medal in parallel giant slalom at La Molina 2011
Silver medal with cup.svg Silver medal in parallel giant slalom at Kreischberg 2015
Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze medal in parallel slalom at Sierra Nevada 2017
Olympic finals Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze medal in parallel giant slalom at Sochi 2014
Highest world ranking 2nd in Parallel World Cup (2017)

Alena Igorevna Zavarzina (Russian: Алёна Игоревна Заварзина; born 27 May 1989) is a Russian snowboarder. She is married to American-born snowboarder Vic Wild who competed for Russia in the 2014 Winter Olympics, held in Sochi.

Zavarzina competed for Russia at the 2010 Winter Olympics in parallel giant slalom, finishing 17th. Zavarzina later won the gold medal at the 2011 FIS Snowboarding World Championships parallel giant slalom in La Molina in the Spanish Pyrenees.[1] In 2009, she won her first race in the snowboard world cup in Telluride, Colorado. She won the bronze medal in parallel giant slalom at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

World Cup results[edit]

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).[2]

Season titles[edit]

  • 1 titles – (1 parallel giant slalom)
 Season  Discipline
2017 Parallel Giant Slalom

Season standings[edit]

 Season   Age  Parallel
Overall
Parallel
Slalom
Parallel
Giant Slalom
2007 17 59 N/A N/A
2008 18 did not compete
2009 19 53 N/A N/A
2010 20 8 N/A N/A
2011 21 11 N/A N/A
2012 22 17 N/A N/A
2013 23 12 10 14
2014 24 35 43 26
2015 25 13 9 20
2016 26 8 6 13
2017 27 2 14 1

Race Podiums[edit]

Season Date Location Discipline Place
2009–10 17 December 2009 United States Telluride, United States  Parallel Giant Slalom  1st
24 January 2010 Canada Stoneham, Canada Parallel Giant Slalom 2nd
2010–11 10 October 2010 Netherlands Landgraaf, Netherlands Parallel Slalom 3rd
10 December 2010 Italy Limone Piemonte, Italy Parallel Giant Slalom 2nd
2014–15 18 December 2014 Austria Montafon, Austria Parallel Slalom 3rd
14 March 2015 Germany Winterberg, Germany Parallel Slalom 3rd
2015–16 6 March 2016 Germany Winterberg, Germany Parallel Slalom 1st
2016–17 15 December 2016 Italy Carezza, Italy Parallel Giant Slalom 3rd
5 February 2017 Bulgaria Bansko, Bulgaria Parallel Giant Slalom 1st
12 February 2017 South Korea Bokwang, South Korea Parallel Giant Slalom 1st

Olympic results Olympic rings with white rims.svg[edit]

Year  Age  Parallel
 Slalom 
Parallel
Giant Slalom
Canada 2010 Vancouver 20 N/A 17
Russia 2014 Sochi 24 13 3
*Parallel slalom was added as an event in 2014.

World Championships results[edit]

Year  Age  Parallel
 Slalom 
Parallel
Giant Slalom
South Korea 2009 Gangwon 19 21
Spain 2011 La Molina 21 32 1
Canada 2013 Stoneham 23 9 5
Austria 2015 Kreischberg 25 5 2
Spain 2017 Sierra Nevada 27 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Results". FIS-Ski. 19 January 2011. Retrieved 22 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "Alena Zavarzina". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 6 February 2017. 

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