Vladimir Sukharev

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Olympic medal record
Men’s athletics
Representing the  Soviet Union
Silver medal – second place 1952 Helsinki 4x100 metre relay
Silver medal – second place 1956 Melbourne 4x100 metre relay

Vladimir Sukharev (Russian: Владимир Сухарев) (July 10, 1924 – April 30, 1997) was a Soviet athlete, born in Georgievka, who competed mainly in the 100 metres. He trained at Dynamo in Moscow.

He competed for the USSR in the 1952 Summer Olympics held in Helsinki in the 4 x 100 metre relay where he won the silver medal with his team mates Boris Tokarev, Levan Kalyayev and Levan Sanadze.[1]

Four years later at the 1956 Summer Olympics held in Melbourne he again teamed up with Boris Tokarev and new members Leonid Bartenev and Yuriy Konovalov in the 4 x 100 metre relay where the team won the silver medal.[1]


  1. ^ a b Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Vladimir Sukharev Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 11 June 2017.