Maxim Tchoudov

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Maxim Tchoudov
Maxim Tchoudov Kontiolahti 2010 portrait.jpg
Tchoudov in Kontiolahti in 2010.
Personal information
Full name Maxim Alexandrovich Tchoudov
Born (1982-11-12) 12 November 1982 (age 34)
Mikhaylovka,
Bashkir ASSR, RSFSR,
Soviet Union
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Professional information
Sport Biathlon
World Cup debut 21 January 2005
Retired 18 December 2013
Olympic Games
Teams 2 (2006, 2010)
Medals 1 (0 gold)
World Championships
Teams 7 (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)
Medals 7 (3 gold)
World Cup
Seasons 7 (2004/05–2010/11)
Individual victories 4
All victories 11
Individual podiums 18
All podiums 33
Discipline titles 1:
1 Individual (2009–10)

Maxim Alexandrovich Tchoudov (Russian: Максим Александрович Чудов; born 12 November 1982) is a former Russian biathlete.

Career[edit]

He debuted in the Biathlon World Cup in the 2004/05 season and has since been a regular member of the Russian team. He has won a total of seven medals at World Championships, three gold, three silver, and one bronze.

Graduated from the Law Faculty of the Bashkir State University.

Tchoudov retired from the sport after the IBU Cup in Obertilliach in the 2013–14 season.[1][2]

Biathlon results[edit]

All results are sourced from the International Biathlon Union.[3]

Olympic Games[edit]

1 medal (1 bronze)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay
Italy 2006 Turin 32nd 9th 9th 15th
Canada 2010 Vancouver 63rd Bronze

World Championships[edit]

7 medals (3 gold, 3 silver, 1 bronze)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Relay Mixed relay
Austria 2005 Hochfilzen 36th 31st
Slovenia 2006 Pokljuka N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 16th
Italy 2007 Antholz-Anterselva 13th Silver 22nd Gold 9th
Sweden 2008 Östersund 5th Gold Silver Bronze Gold
South Korea 2009 Pyeongchang 10th 5th Silver 7th 6th 5th
Russia 2010 Khanty-Mansiysk N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 4th
Russia 2011 Khanty-Mansiysk 9th 30th
*During Olympic seasons competitions are only held for those events not included in the Olympic program.

Individual victories[edit]

4 victories (1 In, 2 Sp, 1 Pu)

Season Date Location Discipline Level
2006–07
1 victory
(1 Pu)
17 March 2007 Russia Khanty-Mansiysk 12.5 km pursuit Biathlon World Cup
2007–08
1 victory
(1 Sp)
9 February 2008 Sweden Östersund 10 km sprint Biathlon World Championships
2008–09
2 victories
(1 In, 1 Sp)
18 December 2008 Austria Hochfilzen 20 km individual Biathlon World Cup
10 January 2009 Germany Oberhof 10 km sprint Biathlon World Cup
*Results are from UIPMB and IBU races which include the Biathlon World Cup, Biathlon World Championships and the Winter Olympic Games.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympiasieger Ustjugow beendet Karriere" [Olympic champion Ustyugov ends career]. Sport.de (in German). 6 April 2014. Retrieved 28 August 2014.  (in German)
  2. ^ "Sudden announcement of Maxim Tchoudov: "I'm retiring"". Snowalps. 18 December 2013. Retrieved 28 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Maxim Tchoudov". IBU Datacenter. International Biathlon Union. Retrieved 4 July 2015. 

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