|Native name||Васіль Барысавіч Капцюх|
|Full name||Vasiliy Borisovich Kaptyukh|
|Born||June 27, 1967 (age 49)
Maladzyechna, Byelorussian SSR, Soviet Union
|Height||1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)|
|Weight||120 kg (265 lb)|
|Country|| Soviet Union (1985-1991)
|Achievements and titles|
|Personal best(s)||67.59 m (2000)|
Vasiliy Borisovich Kaptyukh (Belarusian: Васіль Барысавіч Капцюх; Russian: Василий Борисович Каптюх; born June 27, 1967 in Maladzyechna) is a Belarusian former discus thrower who won the Olympic bronze medal in 1996. He has in fact never won gold or silver medals in major competitions, and he finished fourth in major contests such as the 2000 and 2004 Summer Olympics, despite he even setting his personal best throw at the former with 67.59 metres.
His father Boris and his aunt Vera Kaptyukh were also prominent athletes.
- European Junior Championships. GBR Athletics. Retrieved on 2010-06-07.
- 2003 world champion Irina Yatchenko announces her retirement. European Athletics (2010-06-04). Retrieved on 2010-06-07.
- Vasiliy Kaptyukh’s son amongst dead in Minsk metro attack. IAAF (2011-04-12).