Daria Gaiazova

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Daria Gaiazova
Gaiazova 3 FIS Cross-Country World Cup 2012.jpg
Born (1983-12-24) 24 December 1983 (age 31)
Pushchino, USSR
Height 178 cm (70 in)
Ski club Rocky Mountain Racers
Canmore, Alberta
Updated on 19 February 2010.

Daria Gaiazova (born 24 December 1983 at Pushchino, USSR)[1] is a Canadian cross-country skier.

She was born in Russia and moved with her family to Montreal in 1999.[2] Competing since 2001, she finished seventh in the team sprint, 16th in the 4 x 5 km relay, 22nd in the individual sprint, and 42nd in the 7.5 km + 7.5 km double pursuit events. Gaiazova's best finish at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships was 16th in the 4 x 5 km relay at Sapporo in 2007 while her best individual finish was 28th in the individual sprint event at Liberec two years later.

Her best World Cup finish was 12th on three occasions, all in sprint events, since 2005.

Gaiazova participated at four events in the 2010 Olympics (two individual and two team events), where her best result was the seventh place in the team sprint, together with Sara Renner.[3]


2010 Olympics[edit]

Gaiazova achieved the following results[3]

Athlete Event Qualification Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Daria Gaiazova Sprint 3:46.97 17 Q 3:44.4 5 Did not qualify 22
15 km pursuit 44:35.9 47
Daria Gaiazova,
Sara Renner
Team sprint 18:54.9 4 LL 18:51.8 7
Daria Gaiazova,
Perianne Jones,
Chandra Crawford,
Madeleine Williams
4 x 5 km relay 1:00:05.0 15



  1. ^ "Daria Gaiazova". Canadian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2010-02-19. 
  2. ^ "About Dasha". Daria Gaiazova. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "Official results book for cross-country skiing, 2010 Olympics" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. Retrieved 4 January 2014.