Aleksandr Vinogradov (canoeist)

Aleksandr Yurievich Vinogradov (Russian: Александр Юрьевич Виноградов, born 10 November 1951) is a retired Russian sprint canoeist. He competed in doubles at the 1976 and 1980 Olympics and won two gold medals in 1976. He also won five medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with three golds (C-2 500 m: 1974, 1975; C-2 10000 m: 1971), one silver (C-2 500 m: 1979, and one bronze (C-2 1000 m: 1975).[1]

Aleksandr Vinogradov
Serhiy Petrenko, Aleksandr Vinogradov 1976.jpg
Vinogradov (right) at the 1976 Olympics
Personal information
Born10 November 1951 (1951-11-10) (age 69)
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union[1]
Height179 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight80 kg (176 lb)
Sport
SportCanoe sprint
ClubSoviet Army

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Aleksandr Vinogradov. Sports-reference.com

External linksEdit

  • "ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 1: flatwater (now sprint): 1936–2007" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 5 January 2010. Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  • "ICF medalists for Olympic and World Championships – Part 2: rest of flatwater (now sprint) and remaining canoeing disciplines: 1936–2007" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 9 November 2009. Retrieved 12 May 2019.