Sergey Ivanov (athlete)

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Sergey Ivanov
Personal information
Birth name Sergey Nikolayevich Ivanov
Nationality  Russia
Born (1979-01-12) 12 January 1979 (age 38)
Laprakasy, Yadrinsky District, Chuvash ASSR, USSR
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Long-distance running
Club Dynamo Chuvasaia
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 5000 m: 13:35.50 (2004)
10,000 m: 27:53.12 (2008)

Sergey Nikolayevich Ivanov (Russian: Серге́й Николаевич Иванов; born January 12, 1979) is a Russian long-distance runner.[1] He set both a national record and a personal best time of 27:53.12 by winning the 10,000 metres at the 2008 Russian Athletics Championships in Kazan, Russia.[2][3]

Ivanov represented Russia at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he competed for the men's 10,000 metres. He finished the race in thirtieth place by five seconds ahead of Japan's Takayuki Matsumiya, with a time of 28:34.72.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sergey Ivanov". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2 January 2013. 
  2. ^ Dolgopolov, Nikolai; Orlov, Rosistlav (17 July 2008). "Abitova wins 10,000m; Russian men's 10k record; Privalova is back – Russian Champs, Day 1". IAAF. Retrieved 2 January 2013. 
  3. ^ Orlov, Rosistlav (20 July 2008). "European 5000m record in Kazan - Russian Championships Day 3". IAAF. Retrieved 2 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Men's 10,000m Final". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 2 January 2013. 

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