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Olga Markova (athlete)

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Olga Markova (athlete)

Olga Markova (Russian: Ольга Маркова; born August 6, 1968) is a retired long-distance runner from Russia, who set the world's best year performance in 1992, when she won the Boston Marathon, clocking 2:23:43. In 1993, she defended her victory in Boston in 2:25:27.

Achievements

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Russia
1992 Boston Marathon Boston, United States 1st Marathon 2:23:43
1993 Boston Marathon Boston, United States 1st Marathon 2:25:27

References

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