|Full name||Владимир Предкин|
31 May 1969 |
Saint Petersburg, Russia
|Height||1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||84 kg (185 lb)|
Vladimir Viktorovich Predkin (Russian: Владимир Викторович Предкин ; born 31 May 1969) is a retired Russian swimmer, who won two gold and three silver medals in the 4×100 m freestyle relay at the 1996 Summer Olympics and the European and world championships of 1993–1995. Individually, he won two medals in the 50 m freestyle and 50 m butterfly events at the European Sprint Swimming Championships 1993.
Predkin graduated from the Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education in Saint Petersburg. He is married to Violetta Petruk (Russian: Виолетта Петрук), also a former competitive swimmer; they have a son. Predkin senior is still competing in the masters category.
- Е. А. Школьников (2003). Динамо. Энциклопедия. Olma Media Group. p. 211. ISBN 978-5-224-04399-6.
- Vladimir PREDKIN. les-sports.info
- Предкин Владимир Викторович. staff.lesgaft.spb.ru
- Предкин Владимир. ussr-swimming.ru
- Aleksandr Kharchenko (April 2012). Открытое первенство Финляндии, итоги. swimmasters.ru
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