Iryna Lishchynska

Iryna Lishchynska (Ukrainian: Ірина Ліщинська), née Nedelenko (Неделенко) (born 15 January 1976 in Makiivka) is a Ukrainian middle-distance athlete who specializes in the 1500 metres.

Iryna Lishchynska
Iryna Lishchynska Osaka07.jpg
Iryna Lishchynska in Osaka 2007.
Medal record
Women's athletics
Representing  Ukraine
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2008 Beijing 1500 m
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2007 Osaka 1500 m

AchievementsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Ukraine
1994 World Junior Championships Lisbon, Portugal 6th 1500m 4:18.47
1997 European U23 Championships Turku, Finland 1st 800m 2:01.72
2001 Universiade Beijing 12th 1500m 4:33.81
2002 European Championships Munich 10th 1500m 4:11.70
2003 World Indoor Championships Birmingham 5th 1500m 4:07.19
World Athletics Final Monte Carlo 10th 1500m 4:03.89
2006 World Indoor Championships Moscow 5th 1500m 4:07.82
European Championships Gothenburg 8th 1500 m 4:04.98
World Athletics Final Stuttgart 11th 1500m 4:14.18
2007 World Championships Osaka 2nd 1500m 4:00.69
World Athletics Final Stuttgart 7th 1500m 4:13.82
2008 Olympic Games Beijing 2nd 1500m 4:01.63

Personal bestsEdit

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