Radoslav Yankov

Radoslav Yankov (Bulgarian: Радослав Янков; born January 26, 1990) is a snowboarder from Bulgaria. He competed for Bulgaria at the 2014 Winter Olympics in the alpine snowboarding events (parallel and giant slalom).[3][4]

Radoslav Yankov
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Personal information
Full nameRadoslav Yankov
BornJanuary 26, 1990 (1990-01-26) (age 31)[1]
Smolyan, Bulgaria[2]
Height190 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight85 kg (187 lb)

Yankov's first World Cup win came at the Men's Parallel Giant Slalom (PGS) event held in Carezza on December 12, 2015.[5]

During the 2016–17 season he made great results in PGS, winning the overall title for that season.

World CupEdit

PodiumsEdit

Season Date Location Event Place
2015–16 12 Dec 2015   Carezza, Italy PGS 1st
8 Jan 2016   Bad Gastein, Austria PSL 1st
23 Jan 2016   Rogla, Slovenia PGS 2nd
2016–17 15 Dec 2016   Carezza, Italy PGS 3rd
28 Jan 2017   Rogla, Slovenia PGS 2nd
3 Feb 2017   Bansko, Bulgaria PGS 1st
5 Feb 2017   Bansko, Bulgaria PGS 2nd
2017–18 21 Jan 2018   Rogla, Slovenia PGS 2nd

Season titlesEdit

  • 1 title – (1 overall)
Season Discipline
2015–16 Overall
2016–17 PGS

Season standingsEdit

Season Age Overall Parallel giant slalom Parallel slalom
2015–16 26 1 2 3
2016–17 27 2 1 15
2017–18 28 6 8 6
2018–19 29 21 29 9
2018–19 30 12 6 15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ FIS Biography
  2. ^ Sochi2014.com https://web.archive.org/web/20140706040518/http://www.sochi2014.com/en/athlete-radoslav-yankov. Archived from the original on 2014-07-06. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ "Bulgarian Team for Sochi with 6 biathletes!". BiathlonNews. 20 January 2014. Retrieved 20 January 2014.
  4. ^ "Bulgaria's Olympic team off to Sochi with no expectations". The Sofia Globe. 5 February 2014. Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  5. ^ "Men's Parallel Giant Slalom – Results Finals" (PDF). FIS – Official Website. 12 December 2015. Retrieved 12 December 2015.

External linksEdit

Olympic Games
Preceded by
Flagbearer for   Bulgaria
2018 Pyeongchang
Succeeded by
Incumbent