Vladimir Grushikhin

Vladimir Grushikin (Russian: Владимир Юрьевич Грушихин; born June 11, 1971 in Moscow, Russian SSR) is an Armenian-Russian sprint canoer who competed for Armenia in the early 2000s before competing for Russia in the mid-2000s. He won a bronze medal in the K-4 500 m at the 2003 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Gainesville for Russia.

Vladimir Grushikhin
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2003 Gainesville K-4 500 m

Grushikhin also competed in two Summer Olympics. At the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney competing for Armenia, he was eliminated in the semifinals of the K-1 1000 m event while being disqualified in the semifinals of the K-1 500 m event.[1] Four years later in Athens, competing for Russia, Gurshikhin was eliminated in the semifinals of the K-2 1000 m event while finishing ninth in the K-2 500 m event.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Armenia at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games". Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 26 February 2013.
  2. ^ "Russia at the 2004 Athina Summer Games". Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 26 February 2013.

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