|Full name||Vladimir Alexandrovich Alikin|
10 May 1957 |
Dolgy Mot, Nytvensky District, Perm Oblast, RSFSR, Soviet Union
|Medals||2 (1 gold)|
|Teams||3 (1979, 1981, 1982)|
|Medals||4 (0 gold)|
Life and career
Alikin was born in the village of Dolgy Mot near the settlement of Novoilyinsky in the Nytvensky District of the Perm Oblast. He began cross-country skiing in 1969 at Children and Youth Sport School and biathlon - in 1977. From 1979 he trained at the Armed Forces sports society in Moscow. At the 1980 Olympics in Lake Placid, New York Alikin won a gold medal with the USSR relay team and he also won a silver medal in the sprint event. In the World Championships he has four medals: bronze in 10 km sprint in 1982, and three relay bronze medals in 1979, 1981, and 1982. He also won the 1980 Biathlon World Cup in 10 km sprint and USSR Championships in the same event.
2 medals (1 gold, 1 silver)
|1980 Lake Placid||8th||Silver||Gold|
4 medals (4 bronze)
- *During Olympic seasons competitions are only held for those events not included in the Olympic program.
1 victory (1 In)
|28 January 1981||Ruhpolding||20 km individual||Biathlon World Cup|
- *Results are from UIPMB and IBU races which include the Biathlon World Cup, Biathlon World Championships and the Winter Olympic Games.
- "Vladimir Alikin". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 29 July 2015.
- Shteinbakh, Valeri (2006). "Аликин Владимир Александрович". Great Olympic Encyclopedia (in Russian). vol. 1. Moscow: Olympia Press. ISBN 5-94299-088-3.
- "Vladimir Alikin". IBU Datacenter. International Biathlon Union. Retrieved 29 July 2015.