Tatyana Prorochenko

Tatyana Prorochenko (Russian: Татьяна Пророченко, Ukrainian: Тетяна Пророченко) (March 15, 1952 in Berdyansk, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union – March 11, 2020) was a Soviet athlete who competed mainly in the 400 metres.

Olympic medal record
Women’s Track and Field
Gold medal – first place 1980 Moscow 4 x 400 metres
Bronze medal – third place 1976 Montreal 4 x 100 metres

Prorochenko trained at VSS Kolos in Zaporizhia. She competed for the USSR in the 1976 Summer Olympics held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in the 4 x 100 metres where she won a bronze medal with her teammates Lyudmila Maslakova, Vera Anisimova and Natalya Bochina.

She returned to the 1980 Summer Olympics held in Moscow this time moving up to the 4 x 400 metres where she won the Gold medal with her teammates Tatyana Goyshchik, Nina Zyuskova and Irina Nazarova.

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