Igor Trandenkov

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Igor Trandenkov
Personal information
Native name Игоръ Леонидович Транденков
Full name Igor Leonidovich Trandenkov
Nationality Russian
Born August 17, 1966 (1966-08-17) (age 49)
Leningrad, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 80 kg (176 lb)
Country  Russia (1993-1999)
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Pole vault
Club CSKA Moscow
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 6.01 m (1996)

Igor Leonidovich Trandenkov (Russian: Игорь Леоңидович Транденков, born August 17, 1966 in Saint Petersburg) is a retired Russian pole vaulter best known for winning two Olympic silver medals. His personal best jump of 6.01 m makes him a part of the so-called 6 metres club.


He is married to Russian athlete, Marina Trandenkova.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing Olympic flag.svg Unified Team
1992 Summer Olympics Barcelona, Spain 2nd
Representing  Russia
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 3rd
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 2nd
1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta, United States 2nd
IAAF Grand Prix Final Milan, Italy 3rd

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