Svetlana Krachevskaya

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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]
Sport
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.

Achievements[edit]

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]

References[edit]

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