Ihor Snitko

Ihor Snitko (Ігор Снітко, also spelled Igor Snitko, born 13 August 1978) is a freestyle swimmer from Ukraine, who was a specialist in the long-distance events. He won the silver medal in the men's 1500 m freestyle event at the 1997 European Championships in Seville, Spain, followed by the gold medal two years later in Istanbul. He represented his native country at two consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in Atlanta, Georgia (1996).

Ihor Snitko
Personal information
Full nameІгор Снітко
Nationality Ukraine
Born (1978-08-13) 13 August 1978
Kharkiv, Ukraine
Height190 cm (6 ft 3 in)
Weight81 kg (179 lb)

Snitko was born in Kharkiv, Ukraine.


  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Ihor Snitko". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 September 2011.
  • Igor Snitko at FINA

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