Hrystyna Stuy

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Hrystyna Stuy
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Personal information
Born (1988-02-03) February 3, 1988 (age 30)
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 60 kg (132 lb)
Sport
Country  Ukraine
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 100 metres

Hrystyna Stuy (Ukrainian: Христина Стуй; born 3 February 1988 in Uhryniv[1]) is a Ukrainian sprint athlete who specializes in the 100 metres.

Career[edit]

In the 4 x 100 metres relay she competed at the 2009 World Championships without reaching the final.[2] At the 2009 European U23 Championships the Ukrainian team failed to finish the race.[3]

At the 2012 Olympic Games in London she and her teammates Olesya Povh, Mariya Ryemyen and Yelizaveta Bryzghina took the bronze medals in the 4 x 100 metres relay by setting a new national record.[4][5] She also came in third in the 200m quarterfinals at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[6]

Her personal best times are 7.21 seconds in the 60 metres (indoor), achieved in March 2011 in Paris; and 11.22 seconds in the 100 metres.[7]

Stuy is a student of the Lviv State College of Physical Education.[8][9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (in Ukrainian) Спорт:Пекін-2008. Lviv State College of Physical Education (June 30, 2010)
  2. ^ "Women 4x100m Relay Athletics World Championship 2009 Berlin (GER)". Todor Krastev. Retrieved 18 March 2010.
  3. ^ "Results 4x100m Relay Women". European Athletics. 19 July 2009. Retrieved 18 March 2010.
  4. ^ "International Association of Athletics Federations". iaaf.org. Retrieved 2012-08-12.
  5. ^ USA smash world 4x100m relay record to win Olympic gold, BBC Sport (10 August 2012)
  6. ^ London 2012:Hrystyna Stuy, BBC Sports
  7. ^ Hrystyna Stuy at IAAF
  8. ^ (in Ukrainian) Легка атлетика:Христина Стуй перемогла на зимовому чемпіонаті Hrystyna Stuy won the winter league, Lviv State College of Physical Education
  9. ^ (in Ukrainian) Фехтування:Яна Шемякіна і Христина Стуй нагороджені іменними значками і дипломами МОК Nominal awarded badges and certificates IOC, Lviv State University of Physical Culture (16 November 2012)

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