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Aleksandr Silayev

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAleksandr Pavlovich•Silayev
Used nameAleksandr•Silayev
Original nameАлександр Павлович•Силаев
Born2 April 1928 in Moskva (Moscow), Moskva (RUS)
Died31 December 2005 in Moskva (Moscow), Moskva (RUS)
Measurements187 cm / 78 kg
AffiliationsDynamo Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
NOC Soviet Union
Nationality Russian Federation


Aleksandr Silayev had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1958 C2 10000 m (with Leonid Geyshtor).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) URS RUS Aleksandr Silayev
Canadian Singles, 1,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1960 Summer Olympics 26 August 1960 Canoe Sprint (Canoeing) Canadian Singles, 1,000 metres, Men Round One, Heat One 4:41.81 1

Special Notes