Danil Burkenya

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Daniil Sergeyevich Burkenya (Russian: Даниил Серге́евич Буркеня; born July 20, 1978 in Ashgabat, Turkmen SSR) is a Russian track and field athlete who competes mainly in triple jump. He was a long jumper before taking up triple jumping in 2004, and the same year he won the bronze medal in the 2004 Summer Olympics.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Russia
1999 European U23 Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 7th Long jump 7.81 m (wind: +1.1 m/s)
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 5th Long jump 7.90 m
2004 World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 7th Triple jump 16.62 m
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 3rd Triple jump 17.48 m
World Athletics Final Monte Carlo, Monaco 2nd Triple jump 17.20 m
2005 World Athletics Final Monte Carlo, Monaco 4th Triple jump 17.10 m
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 6th Triple jump 16.98 m

Personal bests[edit]

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