Natalia Yakushenko

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Natalia Yakushenko
Medal record
Women's luge
Representing  Soviet Union
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1990 Calgary Mixed team
Representing  Ukraine
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Lake Placid Women's singles

Natalia Yakushenko (Ukrainian: Наталія Якушенко), born March 2, 1972, is a Soviet-Ukrainian luger who has competed since 1987. She won two bronze medals at the FIL World Luge Championships (Women's singles: 2009, Mixed team: 1990).

Competing in five Winter Olympics, Yakuchenko earned her best finish of eighth in the women's singles event both in 1992 and 1994.

References[edit]

Olympic Games
Preceded by
Olena Petrova
Flagbearer for  Ukraine
Turin 2006
Succeeded by
Liliya Ludan