Valery Medvedtsev

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Valery Medvedtsev
Medal record
Men's biathlon
Competitor for  Russia
World Championships
Silver 1993 Borovets 4 × 7.5 km relay
Competitor for the Unified Team
Olympic Games
Silver 1992 Albertville 4 × 7.5 km relay
Competitor for  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Gold 1988 Calgary 4 × 7.5 km relay
Silver 1988 Calgary 20 km individual
Silver 1988 Calgary 10 km sprint
World Championships
Gold 1990 Minsk 20 km individual
Gold 1986 Oslo 20 km individual
Gold 1986 Oslo 10 km sprint
Gold 1986 Oslo 4 × 7.5 km relay
Silver 1987 Lake Placid 4 × 7.5 km relay
Bronze 1991 Lahti Team event

Valery Alekseevitch Medvedtsev (or Valeriy) (Russian: Валерий Алексеевич Медведцев; born July 5, 1964 in Izhevsk) is a retired Russian biathlete.

He trained at the Armed Forces sports society in Izhevsk. At the 1988 Olympics in Calgary, Medvedtsev, competing for the USSR, won two silver medals in the 10 km sprint and the 20 km individual, and also gold medal in the relay. At the 1992 Olympics in Albertville he won a silver medal in the relay competition for the Team. In the World Championships, Medvedtsev has three relay medals gold from 1986 in Oslo, silver from 1987 in Lake Placid and silver from 1993 in Borovets. And he also has two individual gold medals from the World Championships, gold medals in the 20 km from 1986 in Oslo (Holmenkollen ski festival biathlon) and 1990 in Minsk. He also has one gold medal from the 10 km from 1986 in Oslo (Holmenkollen ski festival biathlon).

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