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Tetiana Dev'iatova

Full name: Tetiana Mykolaïvna Dev'iatova (-Kostitsyna)
Original name: Тетяна Миколаївна Дев'ятова (-Костіцина)
Other name(s): Tatyana Nikolayevna Devyatova (-Kostitsina), Татьяна Николаевна Девятова (-Костицина)
Gender: Female
Height: 5'5" (166 cm)
Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)
Born: September 19, 1948 in Kupyansk, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Affiliations: Dynamo Kharkiv, Kharkiv (UKR)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Ukrainian Tetiana Dev'iatova was the top Soviet female butterfly swimmer in the 1960s. During her career, she competed in three international tournaments. Her first was the 1964 Olympics, where she won a bronze in the medley relay. At the 1966 European Championships, she won silver in the medley relay and was fourth in the 100 fly. At the 1968 Olympics, she was fourth in the medley relay and reached the semifinals of the 100 butterfly. Domestically, Dev'iatova won 11 Soviet titles – 1965-69 in 100 butterfly; 1966-67, 1969 in 200 butterfly; 1964-65 in 400 IM; and in 1969 in the medley relay.

Personal Best: 100 m butterfly – 1:06.8 (1967); 200 m butterfly – 2:28.8 (1968); 400 m individual medley – 5:42.0 (1965).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 16 Tokyo Swimming Women's 100 metres Butterfly Soviet Union URS 5 h3 r1/3
1964 Summer 16 Tokyo Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay Soviet Union URS 3 Bronze
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 100 metres Butterfly Soviet Union URS 4 h2 r2/3
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 200 metres Butterfly Soviet Union URS 3 h4 r1/2
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay Soviet Union URS 4

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1964 Summer 16 Tokyo Swimming Soviet Union Round One Heat Three 5 1:11.1
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming Soviet Union Semi-Finals Heat Two 4 1:08.4
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming Soviet Union Round One Heat Two 2 QU 1:07.6

Women's 200 metres Butterfly

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming Soviet Union Round One Heat Four 3 2:34.7

Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T IST CTAS
1964 Summer 16 Tokyo Swimming Soviet Union URS Final 3 4:39.2 1:09.3 3:35.7
1964 Summer 16 Tokyo Swimming Soviet Union URS Round One Heat One 1 QU/OR 4:39.1 1:10.0 3:35.7
1968 Summer 20 Ciudad de México Swimming Soviet Union URS Final 4 4:37.0 1:07.0 3:35.1