Alevtina OLYUNINA

Soviet Union SUN

Cross-Country

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
    1 S
  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Grenoble 1968
  • Year of Birth
    1942
Olympic Results

Biography

Alevtina OLYUNINA

Alevtina Smirnova made her international début at the 1968 Olympic Games, where she was eleventh in the 10 km and 20th at 5 km. At the 1970 World Championships Olyunina-Smirnova won golds in both the 10 km and relay. At the 1972 Olympics, Olyunina-Smirnova won gold in the relay, was second at 10 km and fourth over 5 km. Domestically Olyunina-Smirnova won nine Soviet titles – two at 5 km (1968, 1972) and seven in the relay (1967, 1969-74). After her sporting career ended, Olynina-Smirnova worked as a cross-country skiing coach in Kostroma.

Olympic Results

More results
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Sapporo 1972

S
10 kilometres
10 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
G
3 × 5 kilometres Relay
3 × 5 kilometres Relay Cross Country Skiing
#4
5 kilometres
5 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Grenoble 1968

#11
10 kilometres
10 kilometres Cross Country Skiing
#20
5 kilometres
5 kilometres Cross Country Skiing