Iryna Merleni-Mykulchyn

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexFemale
Full nameIryna Oleksiïvna•Merleni-Mykulchyn (Melnyk-)
Used nameIryna•Merleni-Mykulchyn
Original nameІрина Олексіївна•Мерлені-Микульчин (Мельник-)
Born8 February 1982 in Kamianets-Podilskyi, Khmelnytskiy (UKR)
Measurements156 cm / 48 kg
AffiliationsSpartak-Dynamo Lviv
NOC Ukraine

Biography

Irini Merleni had the following finishes at major championships – 2000 World Championship: 46.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2001 World Championship: 46.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2003 World Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2007 World Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (2nd); 2004 European Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2005 European Championship: 51.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 2001 European Championship: 46.0 kg. Freestyle (2nd).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
2004 Summer Olympics Wrestling UKR Iryna Merleni
Flyweight, Freestyle, Women (Olympic) 1 Gold
2008 Summer Olympics Wrestling UKR Iryna Merleni-Mykulchyn
Flyweight, Freestyle, Women (Olympic) =3 Bronze
2012 Summer Olympics Wrestling UKR Iryna Merleni-Mykulchyn
Flyweight, Freestyle, Women (Olympic) =5

Special Notes