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Leonid Barteniev

Full name: Leonid Volodymyrovych Barteniev
Original name: Леонід Володимирович Бартенєв
Other name(s): Leonid Vladimirovich Bartenev, Леонид Владимирович Бартенев
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (174 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: October 10, 1933 in Poltava, Poltava, Ukraine
Affiliations: Burevestnik Kyiv, Kyiv (UKR)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 2 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

During his career, Ukrainian Leonid Barteniev competed at two Olympic Games (1956, 1960), winning the 4x100 relay silver at both Games and a 4x100 relay bronze at the 1954 and 1958 European Championships. His best individual finish at those championships was reaching the semi-finals of the 100 and 200 at the 1958 Europeans. Barteniev also won the 100 at the 1955 World Student Games and was the Soviet 100 champion in 1958, 200 champion in 1957 and 1959, and 4x100 relay champion in 1955, and 1958-59. After finishing his sports career, Barteniev worked as an athletics coach. From 1961-84, he was head coach of the Soviet national track & field sprint team and he was coach of the 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976 and 1980 Soviet Olympic teams. From 1970-90 he also worked as an athletics coach with Dynamo Moskva.

Personal Bests\: 100 – 10.2 (1960); 200 – 20.9 (1957).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Men's 100 metres Soviet Union URS 4 h4 r2/4
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Men's 200 metres Soviet Union URS 4 h1 r2/4
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Soviet Union URS 2 Silver
1960 Summer 26 Roma Athletics Men's 200 metres Soviet Union URS 5 h3 r2/4
1960 Summer 26 Roma Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Quarter-Finals Heat Four 4 10.6 10.84
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Round One Heat Seven 1 QU 10.7 10.87

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Quarter-Finals Heat One 4 21.4 21.53
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Round One Heat Twelve 2 QU 21.8 21.94
1960 Summer 26 Roma Athletics Soviet Union Quarter-Finals Heat Three 5 21.5 21.65
1960 Summer 26 Roma Athletics Soviet Union Round One Heat Four 2 QU 21.8 21.89

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union URS Final 2 39.8 39.93 4
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 40.3 40.36
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union URS Round One Heat Three 1 QU 40.7 40.77
1960 Summer 26 Roma Athletics Soviet Union URS Final 2 40.1 40.24 4
1960 Summer 26 Roma Athletics Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 QU 40.2 40.30
1960 Summer 26 Roma Athletics Soviet Union URS Round One Heat One 2 QU 40.2 40.39
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