Kostevych at the 2012 Olympics
|Full name||Olena Dmytrivna Kostevych|
|Born||14 April 1985|
Khabarovsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Education||Chernihiv State Technological University|
|Height||1.62 m (5 ft 4 in)|
|Weight||53 kg (117 lb)|
|Coached by||Igor Cheredinov|
Olena Dmytrivna Kostevych (Ukrainian: Олена Дмитрівна Костевич, born 14 April 1985) is a Ukrainian pistol shooter. She is the 2004 Olympic champion in the 10 metre air pistol event, 2002 World champion in 10 m air pistol event and 2018 World champion in 25 m pistol event. She is also multiple European Championships champion and medalist as well as Universiade champion.
Kostevych competes for Ukraine. At the age of 17, she won the 10 m air pistol event at the 2002 ISSF World Shooting Championships. She followed this with a victory in the 2003 ISSF World Cup Final, and an Olympic gold medal at the 2004 Olympics in Athens.
At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Kostevych won bronze medals in the 10 metre air pistol and 25 meter sport pistol competitions. She won no medals at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
|10 metre air pistol|| Gold
|25 metre pistol||27th
World Cup'06 in Munich, Women's Air Pistol event
- "2012 Olympics Official Profile". London2012.com. Archived from the original on 1 January 2013.
- "Костевич приносить Україні першу медаль". Champion.com.ua.
- "Shooting: South Korea's Kim Jangmi wins women's 25m pistol". BBC.co.uk. Retrieved 31 July 2012.
- Olena Kostevych at the International Shooting Sport Federation
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Olena Kostevych". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
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