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Mikhail Devyatyarov

Full name: Mikhail Talgatovich Devyatyarov
Original name: Михаил Талгатович Девятьяров
Gender: Male
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: February 25, 1959 in Chusovoy, Perm Kray, Russia
Affiliations: SKA Perm, Perm (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Cross Country Skiing

Related Olympians: Father of Mikhail Devyatyarov.

Medals: 1 Gold, 1 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

Mikhail Devyatyarov competed at three major international championships, winning a silver in the relay and bronze at 15 km at the 1987 World Championships. The high point of Devyatyarov’s career was the 1988 Winter Olympics, where he won gold in the 15 km, silver in the relay, was fourth at 30 km, and 25th over 50 km. Devyatyarov also competed at the 1989 World Championships, where he was 14th in 30 km classical and 34th in 15 km classical. Domestically Devyatyarov won three Soviet titles, in the 15 km, 50 km and the relay, all in 1987. After his sporting career, Devyatyarov worked as a coach with the Russian national cross-country skiing team.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Cross Country Skiing Men's 15 kilometres Soviet Union URS 1 Gold
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Cross Country Skiing Men's 30 kilometres Soviet Union URS 4
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Cross Country Skiing Men's 50 kilometres Soviet Union URS 25
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Cross Country Skiing Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's 15 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Cross Country Skiing Soviet Union Final Standings 1 41:18.9 13:08.5 2 28:26.2 1

Men's 30 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Cross Country Skiing Soviet Union Final Standings 4 1-25:31.3 27:35.7 4 56:28.3 4

Men's 50 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Cross Country Skiing Soviet Union Final Standings 25 2-12:01.7 37:28.9 32 1-05:42.3 34 1-44:14.6 29

Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1988 Winter 28 Calgary Cross Country Skiing Soviet Union URS Final Standings 2 26:06.4 1-18:15.1 2
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