Svetlana Krachevskaya

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Svetlana Krachevskaia)
Jump to: navigation, search
Svetlana Dolzhenko-Krachevskaya
Personal information
Native name Светлана Ивановна "Эсфирь" Долженко-Крачевская
Full name Svetlana Ivanovna "Esfir" Dolzhenko-Krachevskaya
Born Shyroke, Odessa, Ukraine
Height 5-8 (173 cm)[1]
Weight 183 lb (83 kg)[2]
Country Soviet Union
Sport Women’s Track and Field
Event(s) Shot put
Club Dynamo Moskva, Moskva[3]
Updated on 20 February 2015.
Olympic medal record
Women’s Track and Field
Silver medal – second place 1980 Moscow Shot

Svetlana Ivanovna "Esfir" Dolzhenko-Krachevskaya (Russian: Светлана Ивановна "Эсфирь" Долженко-Крачевская) (born November 23, 1944)[4] is a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the shot put.

She is Jewish, and was born in Shyroke, Odessa, Ukraine.[5][6] She competed for the Soviet Union in the 1980 Summer Olympics held in Moscow, Soviet Union in the shot put, where she won the silver medal.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Soviet Union
1972 Olympic Games Munich, West Germany 4th 19.24 m
1976 Olympic Games Montreal, Canada 9th 18.36 m
1980 Olympic Games Moscow, Soviet Union 2nd 21.42 m

See also[edit]


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ [3]
  4. ^ Profile Archived 2007-02-19 at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ [4]
  6. ^ [5]