Oleksandr Batyuk

Oleksandr Mykhailovych Batyuk (Russian: Алекса́ндр Миха́йлович Батю́к; born January 14, 1960) is a former Soviet cross-country skier who competed in the 1980s, training at Dynamo in Chernihiv. He won a silver in the 4x10 km relay at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo. He is a member of the Ski Federation of Ukraine and the only Olympian of the federation who received medal at Olympics.[1]

Oleksandr Batyuk
Medal record
Men's cross-country skiing
Representing  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
1984 Sarajevo 4×10 km relay
World Championships
1982 Oslo 4×10 km relay
1987 Oberstdorf 4×10 km relay

Batyuk also won two medals in the 4x10 km relay at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships with a gold in 1982 (tied with Norway) and a silver in 1987.

His best individual finish was sixth twice in the World Cup (1984, 1986).

He was born in Chernihiv, Soviet Union.

World Cup results

All results are sourced from the International Ski Federation (FIS).[2]

Team podiums

  • 1 podium
No. Season Date Location Race Level Place Teammate(s)
1 1986–87 8 March 1987 Falun, Sweden4 x 10 km Relay CWorld Cup2ndSakhnov / Uschkalenko / Prokurorov

References

  1. About the Ski Federation of Ukraine at the Wayback Machine (archived 2018-02-12). Ski Federation of Ukraine
  2. "Athlete : BATYUK Alexander". FIS-Ski. International Ski Federation. Retrieved 1 April 2018.
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