Nadezhda Alekhina

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Nadezhda Alekhina, née Bazhenova (Russian: Надежда Алехина; born 22 September 1978) is a Russian triple jumper.

She finished fourth at the 2002 European Indoor Championships[1] and won the bronze medal at the 2005 Summer Universiade.[citation needed] She also competed at the World Championships in 2003, 2005 and 2009 without reaching the finals.[1] In the long jump she finished seventh at the 2001 Summer Universiade.

Her personal best jump is 15.14 metres, achieved in July 2009 in Cheboksary.[1] The Russian record is currently held by Tatyana Lebedeva with 15.34 metres.[2] Alekhina also has 6.56 metres in the long jump, achieved in June 2003 in Tula.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Nadezhda Alekhina profile at IAAF
  2. ^ National triple jump records, women - The Athletics Site