Petrana Petkova

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Petrana Petkova
Personal information
Full name Petrana Histova-Petkova
Born (1972-09-20) September 20, 1972 (age 44)
Razlog, Bulgaria
Country  Bulgaria
Sport Athletics
College team Goshen College Maple Leafs
Now coaching Goshen College Maple Leafs
Updated on 27 May 2013.

Petrana Petkova (Bulgarian: Петрана Петкова) (born September 20, 1972 in Razlog), also known as Petrana Histova-Petkova (Bulgarian: Петрана Христова-Петкова), is a Bulgarian middle and long distance runner. She holds the Bulgarian record in 5000m indoor with 17:19.53, set on February 3, 2006 in Bloomington, USA.

Petkova earned eight NAIA All American honors, while winning the 2007 Indoor 5K and 2007 Outdoor 10K National Championships.[1]

In 2012 she started her first season as assistant coach at Goshen College in Goshen, Indiana.[2] She was previously an assistant coach at Union College in Barbourville, Kentucky[3] and is the current Fitness and conditioning coach for FC Indiana women's soccer team.[4]


  1. ^ "Petrana Petkova - Assistant Coach - First Season". Retrieved 27 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Petrana Petkova - Assistant Coach - Second Season". Retrieved 27 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "Petrana Petkova". Union College Bulldogs. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "FC Indiana – Coaches". 2014. Retrieved 7 October 2015. 

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