Yury Prilukov

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Yury Prilukov
Personal information
Full name Юрий Александрович Прилуков
Nationality  Russia
Born (1984-06-14) 14 June 1984 (age 32)
Sverdlovsk, Sverdlovsk, Russia
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 80 kg (180 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club Yunost, Yekaterinburg

Yury Aleksandrovich Prilukov (Russian: Юрий Александрович Прилуков; born 14 June 1984 in Sverdlovsk) is a freestyle swimmer from Russia, who specializes in long distance swimming.

Prilukov is a five-time European champion (long course), eight-time European champion (short course) and five-time World Short Course Champion and has also set three European records. At the 2004 Summer Olympics Prilukov finished sixth in the 400 meters freestyle and fourth in the 1500 metres freestyle. At the 2008 Summer Olympics he finished seventh in the 400 m freestyle and fourth once again in the 1500 m freestyle.