Jeļizarova (centre) at the start of the 2012 Olympic steeplechase final
1 May 1989 |
|Height||1.55 m (5 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||47 kg (104 lb)|
|Sport||Track and field|
|Event(s)||3000 m steeplechase, 3000 m|
|Coached by||Viktors Lācis|
She won the gold medal at the 2005 European Junior Championships, finished fourth at the 2006 World Junior Championships, sixth at the 2008 World Junior Championships, seventh at the 2009 European U23 Championships, eleventh at the 2009 Summer Universiade, ninth at the 2011 European U23 Championships, sixth at the 2012 European Championships, thirteenth at the 2012 Summer Olympics and eighth (in the 3000 metres) at the 2013 European Indoor Championships. She reached the final, but did not finish, at the 2014 European Championships.
- "Jeļizarova šokē, labojot Latvijas rekordu par 18 sekundēm" (in Latvian). Sportacentrs.com. Retrieved June 28, 2012.
- Poļina Jeļizarova profile at IAAF
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