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Valery Didenko

Full name: Valery Antonovich Didenko
Original name: Валерий Антонович Диденко
Gender: Male
Height: 6'4" (192 cm)
Weight: 207 lbs (94 kg)
Born: March 4, 1946 in Klyazma, Moskva, Russia
Affiliations: Lokomotiv Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Canoeing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Valery Didenko had the following podium finishes at the Flatwater World Championships: 1st 1970 K4 1000 m (with Yury Filatov, Yury Stetsenko, and the non-Olympian Anatoly Kobrisev), 1st 1971 K4 1000 m (with Yury Filatov, Yury Stetsenko, and Vladimir Morozov), 2nd 1973 K4 1000 m (with Yury Filatov, Vladimir Morozov, and the non-Olympian Nikolay Khokhol).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres Soviet Union URS 1 Gold

Men's Kayak Fours, 1,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date T
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing Soviet Union URS Final Round 1972-09-09 3:14.02
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Heat Two 1972-09-08 3:09.68
1972 Summer 26 München Canoeing Soviet Union URS Round One Heat Two 1972-09-05 3:18.35