Vita Yakymchuk

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Vita Yakymchuk (Tour de Ski 2010)

Vita Mykolayivna Yakymchuk (Ukrainian: Віта Миколаївна Якимчук; born April 7 1980) is a Ukrainian cross-country skier who has competed since 1998. Competing in three Winter Olympics, she earned her best finish of eighth in the  4 × 5 km relay at Turin in 2006 and had her best individual finish of 22nd in the 30 km event at those same games.

Yakymchuk's best finish at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships was 12th twice in the  4 × 5 km relay (2007, 2009) while her best individual finish was 25th in the 7.5 km + 7.5 km double pursuit event at Oberstdorf in 2005.

Her best World Cup finish was eighth in the  4 × 5 km relay at Finland in 2001 while her best individual finish was 13th in a 15 km event at Austria in 2004.