Yelena Parfyonova

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Yelena Parfyonova (born 26 January 1974) is a retired Kazakhstani triple jumper. Her personal best jump is 14.33 metres, achieved in June 2008 in Almaty.

She won the gold medal at the 2000 Asian Championships, the silver medal at the 2002 Asian Championships and finished fourth at the 2005 Asian Championships.[1] She also competed at the 2000 Olympic Games, the 2005 World Championships, the 2006 World Indoor Championships, the 2007 World Championships and the 2008 Olympic Games without reaching the final.


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Kazakhstan
2000 Asian Championships Jakarta, Indonesia 1st 14.08 m
Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 21st (q) 13.50 m
2001 East Asian Games Osaka, Japan 3rd 13.20 m
World Championships Edmonton, Canada 20th (q) 13.63 m
2002 Asian Championships Colombo, Sri Lanka 3rd 13.11 m
2005 World Championships Helsinki, Finland NM
Asian Championships Incheon, South Korea 4th 13.45 m
2006 Asian Indoor Championships Pattaya, Thailand 1st 13.91 m
World Indoor Championships Moscow, Russia 18th (q) 13.37 m
Asian Games Doha, Qatar 5th 13.54 m
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 23rd (q) 13.52 m
2008 Asian Indoor Championships Doha, Qatar 4th 13.30 m
Olympic Games Beijing, China 27th (q) 13.46 m


  1. ^ Asian Championships - GBR Athletics