Khristina Kalcheva

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Khristina Kalcheva (Russian: Христина Калчева; born 29 May 1977) is a retired Bulgarian athlete specialising in the high jump.[1] She is the World Indoor Champion from 1999. She competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics failing to get a valid jump.

She was born in Aleksin in Russia's Tula Oblast.[2]

She has a personal best of 1.99 metres both outdoors and indoors.

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Bulgaria
1998 European Championships Budapest, Hungary 16th (q) 1.87 m
1999 World Indoor Championships Maebashi, Japan 1st 1.99 m
2000 Olympic Games Sydney, Australia NM


  1. ^ Khristina Kalcheva profile at IAAF
  2. ^ Khristina Kalcheva. Sports Reference. Retrieved on 2013-11-12.