|Born||September 29, 1981|
Leonid Gulov (born September 29, 1981, in Narva, Estonia) is a retired Estonian rower. He was fourth in the double sculls event with Tõnu Endrekson at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. He is a member of rowing club "SK Narva Energia" located in Narva.
Gulov's first appearance in the World Rowing Junior Championships was in 1997 in the quadruple sculls event (23rd). In 1998 and 1999 he won the Junior Championships gold medals in the single sculls event. In 2000 he won the gold medal in the U-23 World Regatta in the double sculls event with Andrei Šilin. He repeated the world title in 2001 competing with Tõnu Endrekson.
His Olympic Games debut took place in Sydney 2000, where he competed in the double sculls event with Andrei Šilin and they achieved 9th position overall.
His second appearance in the Olympic Games was in Athens 2004, where he competed in the double sculls event with Tõnu Endrekson. The men were third in their preliminary heat and second in semi-final thus earning a place in the Final A. They held the sixth position for the first 1500 metres, but with the strong final 500 metres they managed to clinch the fourth position. Eventually they lost the bronze medal to Italians Rossano Galtarossa and Alessio Sartori by 2.37 seconds.
Rowing World Cup
- Quadruple sculls: 2005
|2001||New Jersey, USA||5th||Double Sculls|
|Munich, Germany||9th||Single Sculls|
|2003||Milan, Italy||18th||Single Sculls|
|Lucerne, Switzerland||6th||Quadruple Sculls|
|2004||Poznan, Poland||2nd||Double Sculls|
|Munich, Germany||6th||Double Sculls|
|Lucerne, Switzerland||5th||Double Sculls|
|2005||Eton, Great Britain||1st||Quadruple Sculls|
|Lucerne, Switzerland||1st||Quadruple Sculls|
|2006||Poznan, Poland||12th||Single Sculls|
|Lucerne, Switzerland||5th||Quadruple Sculls|
|2007||Linz, Austria||11th||Single Sculls|
|Lucerne, Switzerland||9th||Single Sculls|
|2008||Munich, Germany||12th||Single Sculls|
|Poznan, Poland||7th||Quadruple Sculls|