Stanimir Belomazhev

Stanimir Belomazhev (Bulgarian: Станимир Беломъжев) is a Bulgarian athlete in ski orienteering and cross-country skiing. While he started out as a skier,[1] his greatest success came in ski orienteering, being there a three-times European champion and double World vice-champion.[2][3] In February 2016 he won three titles at the first World Student Ski Orienteering Championships in Tula, Russia, in sprint, middle and pursuit. [4]

Stanimir Belomazhev
Medal record
Representing  Bulgaria
Men's Ski-orienteering
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2017 Krasnoyarsk Middle
Silver medal – second place 2015 Hamar Middle
Silver medal – second place 2015 Hamar Sprint
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Ridder Relay
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2015 Lenzerheide Sprint
Gold medal – first place 2014 Tyumen Long
Gold medal – first place 2013 Madona Sprint
Silver medal – second place 2015 Lenzerheide Relay
Silver medal – second place 2014 Tyumen Relay
Bronze medal – third place 2017 Imatra Middle
Bronze medal – third place 2016 Obertilliach Long
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Lenzerheide Middle
World Cup
Gold medal – first place 2015 Overall WC
Silver medal – second place 2012 Overall WC
World Military Games
Silver medal – second place 2017 Sochi Middle
Silver medal – second place 2017 Sochi Sprint
Junior World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2008 Dospat Long
Gold medal – first place 2008 Dospat Middle

in March 2016 he won bronze in long distance (28.5 km) at the European Ski Orienteering Championships (Obertilliach, Austria).[5][6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athlete of the Month – March 2013", About Stanimir Belomazhev, International Orienteering Federation, retrieved 2016-07-23
  2. ^ "European Championships Sprint victories to Tarasenko and Belomazhev", Sprint European Champions, International Orienteering Federation, retrieved 2016-07-23
  3. ^ "Беломъжев отново стана европейски шампион по ски ориентиране", Sprint European Champions, Dnevnik (Bulgarian newspaper), retrieved 2016-07-29
  4. ^ "Българин с историческо постижение в зимните спортове", Bulgaria has the world student champion, bTV (Bulgaria), retrieved 2016-07-29
  5. ^ "Moholdt's dominance at the European championship continues - Kechkina wins second gold in Obertilliach", Stanimir Belomazhev European Ski-O Championship 2016, Austrian Orienteering Federation, retrieved 2016-07-23
  6. ^ "Belomazhev wins bronze in Obertilliach", Belomazhev wins bronze in Obertilliach, Bulgarian National Radio, retrieved 2016-07-23