Ihar Makarau

Ihar Viktaravich Makarau (Belarusian: Ігар Віктаравіч Макараў; born 20 July 1979 in Kimry, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union), also commonly known by the Russian spelling Igor Viktorovich Makarov (Russian: И́горь Ви́кторович Мака́ров), is a Belarusian judoka. He won the gold medal in the half-heavyweight (100 kg) division at the 2004 Summer Olympics.

Ihar Makarau
Belarus stamp no. 580 - Ihar Makarau.jpg
Makarau on a 2004 Belarusian stamp
Personal information
NationalityBelarusian
BornJuly 20, 1979 (1979-07-20) (age 40)
Kimry, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Sport
SportJudo

AchievementsEdit

Year Tournament Place Weight class
2012 Olympic Games 5th Heavyweight (+100 kg)
2009 European Judo Championships 3rd Heavyweight (+100 kg)
2007 European Open Championships 2nd Open class
2006 European Judo Championships 5th Half heavyweight (100 kg)
2004 Olympic Games 1st Half heavyweight (100 kg)
2003 World Judo Championships 3rd Half heavyweight (100 kg)
European Judo Championships 3rd Half heavyweight (100 kg)
2002 European Judo Championships 3rd Half heavyweight (100 kg)
2001 Universiade 3rd Open class

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