Maksym Mazuryk

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Maksym Mazuryk
Maksym Mazuryk 2007.jpg
Maksym Mazuryk in 2007
Personal information
Born (1983-04-02) April 2, 1983 (age 34)
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 90 kg (200 lb)
Country  Ukraine
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Pole Vault
Updated on 11 August 2012.

Maksym Mazuryk (Ukrainian: Максим Мазурик; born April 2, 1983) is a Ukrainian pole vaulter. He was born in Donetsk. He is sporter of Fenerbahçe S.K. from Turkey.[1][2]


He was the 2002 World Junior champion, and finished 8th in the pole vault final at the 2006 European Athletics Championships in Gothenburg. He won a silver medal at the 2010 European Championships in Barcelona.[3]

His personal best is 5.82 metres achieved in June 2008 in Yalta.

On 18 October 2016, he was sanctioned by IOC for testing positive to turinabol at the 2012 Olympic Games in London.[4]

Major competitions record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
2002 World Junior Championships Kingston, Jamaica 1st 5.55 m
2003 European U23 Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 3rd 5.45 m
2005 European U23 Championships Erfurt, Germany 6th 5.60 m
2006 World Indoor Championships Moscow, Russia 14th (q) 5.45 m
European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 8th 5.50 m
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 11th 5.76 m
2008 World Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 6th 5.70 m
Olympic Games Beijing, China 16th (q) 5.55 m
2009 World Championships Berlin, Germany 4th 5.75 m
2010 World Indoor Championships Doha, Qatar 14th (q) 5.45 m
European Championships Barcelona, Spain 2nd 5.80 m
2011 European Indoor Championships Paris, France 9th (q) 5.55 m
European Team Championships Stockholm, Sweden 1st 5.72 m
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 8th 5.40 m
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 18th (q) 5.35 m

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