Pavlo Tymoshchenko

Pavlo Yuriyovych Tymoshchenko (Ukrainian: Павло Юрійович Тимощенко; born 13 October 1986) is a Ukrainian modern pentathlete. He competed at the 2008, 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics,[2][3] and won the silver medal in 2016.

Pavlo Tymoshchenko
Pavlo Tymoshchenko Rio2016.jpg
Tymoshchenko at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Full namePavlo Yuriyovych Tymoshchenko
NationalityUkrainian
Born (1986-10-13) 13 October 1986 (age 33)
Kiev, Ukraine
Height192 cm (6 ft 4 in)[1]
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Sport
CountryUkraine
SportModern pentathlon
ClubDynamo Kyiv
Coached byIurii Tymoshchenko

Tymoshchenko took up modern pentathlon following his father, a former pentathlete. His favorite events are fencing and riding. He works as a police officer.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Pavlo Tymoshchenko. rio2016.com
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Pavlo Tymoshchenko". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 12 August 2012.
  3. ^ "Pavlo Tymoshchenko". London 2012. Archived from the original on 1 January 2013. Retrieved 12 August 2012.
  4. ^ Pavlo Tymoshchenko. nbcolympics.com

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