Valentin Novikov

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Valentin Novikov
Valentin Novikov at WOC 2010 Middle Finale.jpg
V.Novikov at WOC 2010
Medal record
Competitor for  Russia
Men's Orienteering
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2006 Aarhus Relay
Gold medal – first place 2007 Kiev Relay
Gold medal – first place 2010 Trondheim Relay
Silver medal – second place 2004 Västerås Relay
Silver medal – second place 2004 Västerås Middle
Silver medal – second place 2008 Olomouc Relay
Silver medal – second place 2009 Miskolc Relay
Silver medal – second place 2012 Lausanne Middle
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Kiev Middle
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Olomouc Middle
World Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2006 WC Overall
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2000 Truskavets Short
Gold medal – first place 2000 Truskavets Long
Gold medal – first place 2008 Ventspils Relay
Gold medal – first place 2010 Primorsko Middle
Silver medal – second place 2012 Falun Middle
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Otepää Middle
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Falun Long
Nordic Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2001 Mikkeli Relay
Junior World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1994 Gdynia Relay

Valentin Novikov (born October 1, 1974)[1] is a Russian orienteering competitor.

World championships[edit]

He finished second in the 2004 World Orienteering Championships, Middle distance,[2] and third in 2007. He is a two time Relay World Champion, from 2006 and 2007 as a member of the Russian winning teams, and obtained a silver medal in 2004.

European championships[edit]

Novikov received two individual gold medals at the 2000 European Championships in Truskavets, and a bronze medal at the 2006 European Championships in Otepää. He received also a gold medal in the relay at the 2008 European Orienteering Championships in Ventspils, together with Andrey Khramov and Dmitriy Tsvetkov.[3]

Other international results[edit]

In 2004 Valentin became the first non-Scandinavian man who won O-Ringen.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Valentin Novikov World of O Runners (Retrieved on June 18, 2008)
  2. ^ World Orienteering Championship, senior statistics 1966-2006 (Retrieved on December 8, 2007)
  3. ^ EOC - Relay – IOF, LOF. – 01.06.08 – Relay Men (Retrieved on June 24, 2008)
  4. ^ Winners of the men's class — oringen.se