Vladimir Nikitin

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameVladimir Vasilyevich•Nikitin
Used nameVladimir•Nikitin
Original nameВладимир Васильевич•Никитин
Born14 July 1959 in Kozino, Udmurtskaya Respublika (RUS)
Measurements172 cm / 68 kg
AffiliationsTrud Leningrad, St. Petersburg (RUS)
NOC Soviet Union
Nationality Russian Federation
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1


During his competitive career Vladimir Nikitin competed at two major international tournaments and won a relay medal in both of them. At the 1982 World Championships he won gold and at the 1984 Olympic Games he won silver. His best individual places at those tournaments were eighth in 30 km in 1982 and fifth in 15 km in 1984.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1984 Winter Olympics Cross Country Skiing (Skiing) URS RUS Vladimir Nikitin
15 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 5
4 × 10 kilometres Relay, Men (Olympic) Soviet Union 2 Silver

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