Olena Kolesnychenko

Olena Kolesnychenko

Track and Field

  • Bronze medalist – Universiade 2017
  • Bronze medalist – European Team Championships 2017
  • Bronze medalist – Grand Prix Gliwic 2018

Olena Kolesnychenko
June 3, 1993 (Ukraine)
Athletics
Specialties: 400 m Hurdles

Olena Kolesnychenko is a Ukrainian athlete specialising in the 400 metres hurdles. 
Her personal best in the event is 56.88 seconds set in London in 2017.

HIGHLIGHTS:

2020

  • Athletics Cup (Ukraine) – Women’s 150 m: 4th.

2018

  • Paavo Nurmi Games (Finland) – Women’s 400 m Hurdles: 5th.
  • Grand Prix Gliwic (Poland) – Women’s 400 m Hurdles: 3rd.

2017

  • National Indoor Championships (Ukraine) – Women’s 4×400 m relay: 1st.
  • European Team Championships (France) – Women’s 400 m hurdles: 3rd.
  • Universiade (Taiwan) – Women’s 400 m hurdles: 3rd.

2016

  • Olympic Games (Brazil) – Women’s 400 m hurdles – Semi-Final: 20th.
  • European Championships (Netherlands) – Women’s 400 m hurdles – Semi-Final: 14th.

2015

  • European U23 Championships (Estonia) – Women’s 400 m hurdles: 6th.
  • European U23 Championships (Estonia) – Women’s 4×400 m relay: 5th.

2012

  • World Junior Championships (Spain) – Women’s 400 m hurdles: 4th.

2010

  • Youth Olympic Games (Singapore) – Women’s 400 m hurdles: 3rd.