Tripti Joshi

Aleksandr Shaparenko

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Name  Aleksandr Shaparenko

Role  Olympic athlete
Aleksandr Shaparenko wwportalcomdatauploads201502AleksandrMaksim
Olympic medals  Canoeing at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Men's K-1 1000 metres
People also search for  Geza Csapo, Rolf Peterson, Erik Hansen, Mihaly Hesz

Aleksandr Shaparenko (sometimes shown as Aleksandr Shaporenko, born February 16, 1946) is a Soviet-born Ukrainian sprint canoeist who competed from the late 1960s to the late 1970s. Competing in three Summer Olympics, he won three medals with two golds (1968: K-2 1000 m, 1972: K-1 1000 m) and one silver (1968: K-1 1000 m).

Shaparenko also won 13 medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with seven golds (K-1 1000 m: 1966, 1970; K-1 10000 m: 1973, K-2 1000 m: 1966, K-4 10000 m: 1977, 1978, 1979), two silvers (K-1 10000 m: 1974, K-4 1000 m: 1974), and four bronzes (K-1 1000 m: 1971, 1973; K-4 1000 m: 1966, 1979).

References

Aleksandr Shaparenko Wikipedia


Similar Topics
Hubli (film)
Derrick Brown (athlete)
Norton A Schwartz
Topics