Taras Khtey

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Taras Khtey
Taras Khtey Russian 2012 olympians.jpg
Personal information
Full name Taras Yurevich Khtey
Nationality Ukrainian
Born (1982-05-22) May 22, 1982 (age 36)
Zabuzhzhya, Ukraine, USSR
Height 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)
Weight 0 kg (0 lb)
Spike 0 cm (0 in)
Block 0 cm (0 in)
Volleyball information
Position Outside hitter
Years Teams
MGTU Moscow
Dinamo Moscow
Ural Ufa
Iskra Odintsovo
Belogorie Belgorod
National team
2002–  Russia
Last updated: 29 December 2017

Taras Yurevich Khtey (Ukrainian: Тарас Юрійович Хтей, Russian: Тарас Юрьевич Хтей, born 22 May 1982) is a Russian volleyball player, a member of Russia men's national volleyball team.


He was born in Lviv Oblast, Ukrainian SSR.

In 2004, he was part of the Russian team which won the bronze medal in the Olympic tournament, and, with the same team, he won the gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London after initially trailing 0:2 to Brazil in the finals. In 2011, as a part of the national team, Khtey won the World League and the World Cup.

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