Olena Serhiyivna Kryvytska (Ukrainian: Олена Сергіївна Кривицька, romanizedOlena Sehijjivna Kryvyc'ka; born 23 February 1987) is a Ukrainian fencer.[1] She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the Women's épée, and was defeated in the second round.[2] She was also part of the Ukrainian women's épée team that finished in 8th place.[3]

Olena Kryvytska
Olena Kryvytska 2015 WCh EFS-EQ t162441.jpg
Kryvytska in 2015
Personal information
Full nameOlena Serhiyivna Kryvytska
Born (1987-02-23) 23 February 1987 (age 32)
Rostov, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight59 kg (130 lb)
Sport
CountryUkraine
SportFencing
WeaponÉpée
HandRight-handed
FIE rankingcurrent ranking

She originally took up fencing in Ternopil, having moved there from Russia in the early 1990s.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Olena Kryvytska". London2012.com. London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games. Archived from the original on 27 July 2012.
  2. ^ "Olena Kryvytska". BBC Sport. Retrieved 11 September 2012.
  3. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Olena Kryvytska". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 July 2016.
  4. ^ "FIE Biography". fie.html.infostradasports.com/. FIE. Retrieved 27 July 2016.

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