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Boris Gulyaev

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Height  1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Name  Boris Gulyaev
Club  Dynamo Yekaterinburg
Sport  Speed skating
Weight  88 kg (194 lb)

Boris Gulyaev
Born  22 April 1941 (age 74) (1941-04-22) Yekaterinburg, Russia

Boris Ivanovich Gulyaev (Russian: Борис Иванович Гуляев; born 22 April 1941) is a former Soviet speedskater. On 13 January 1970 he set a new world record in the 500 m at 0:39.03 at Medeo. He finished in 15th place in the same event at the 1964 Winter Olympics.

Gulyae graduated from an institute of physical education in Yekaterinburg, and in 1982 defended a PhD at the Moscow Institute of Physical Education (GKTsOLIFK) on improving physical fitness of junior speedskaters. After that he returned to Yekaterinburg and worked as a lecturer and sports functionary.

Personal bests:

  • 500 m – 39.03 (1970)
  • 1500 m – 2:06.9 (1968)
  • 5000 m – 9:02.2 (1968)
  • References

    Boris Gulyaev Wikipedia