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Galina Malchugina

Galina Malchugina
Medal record
Women's athletics
Olympic Games
Competitor for  Soviet Union
Bronze medal – third place 1988 Seoul 4x100 m relay
Competitor for the Unified Team
Silver medal – second place 1992 Barcelona 4x100 m relay
World Championships
Competitor for  Soviet Union
Silver medal – second place 1991 Tokyo 4x100 m relay
Competitor for  Russia
Gold medal – first place 1993 Stuttgart 4x100 m relay
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Gothenburg 200 m
European Championships
Silver medal – second place 1994 Helsinki 4x100 m relay
Bronze medal – third place 1990 Split 200 m
Bronze medal – third place 1994 Helsinki 200 m
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Budapest 4x100 m relay

Galina Malchugina (Russian: Галина Мальчугина, born December 17, 1962 in Bryansk) is a retired sprinter from Russia. Competing for the Soviet (later Unified Team, later Russian) relay team, she won medals at the 1988 and 1992 Olympics. In the individual distance 200 metres her success came mostly on European level, although she won a bronze medal at the 1995 World Championships.

Her daughter Yuliya Chermoshanskaya won a gold medal in 4x100 metre relay at the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Personal bests


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Soviet Union
1988 Summer Olympics Seoul, South Korea 3rd 4x100m relay
1990 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, Scotland 3rd 200 metres
European Championships Split, Yugoslavia 3rd 200 metres
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 2nd 4x100m relay
5th 200 metres
Representing  Unified Team
1992 Summer Olympics Barcelona, Spain 2nd 4x100m relay
Representing  Russia
1993 World Championships Stuttgart, Germany 1st 4x100m relay
1994 European Indoor Championships Paris, France 1st 200 metres
European Championships Helsinki, Finland 3rd 200 metres
1995 World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 3rd 200 metres
1996 Summer Olympics Atlanta, United States 4th 4x100m relay
1998 European Championships Budapest, Hungary 3rd 4x100m relay

External links

  • Galina Malchugina profile at IAAF

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