Vladimir Nikitin

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Vladimir Nikitin
Medal record
Men's cross-country skiing
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1984 Sarajevo 4 x 10 km
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1982 Oslo 4 x 10 km

Vladimir Vasilyevich Nikitin (Russian: Влади́мир Васи́льевич Ники́тин; born July 14, 1959) is a former Soviet cross-country skier who competed in the 1980s, training at Zenit. He won a silver in the 4x10 km relay at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo.

Nikitin also won a gold medal in the 4x10 km relay at the 1982 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships (tied with Norway).

His best individual finish was fourth in the 1983 World Cup event in Canada.

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