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Yelena Melnikova

Full name: Yelena Vladimirovna Melnikova (-Chepikova)
Original name: Елена Владимировна Мельникова (-Чепикова)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-5.5 (167 cm)
Weight: 121 lbs (55 kg)
Born: June 17, 1971 in Artyomovsk, Krasnoyarsk Kray, Russia
Affiliations: Profsoyuz Sverdlovsk
Country: EUN Unified Team
Sport: Biathlon

Related Olympians: Wife of Sergey Chepikov.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Yelena Melnikova was a successful junior biathlete, winning four golds at the 1988 and 1989 World Junior Championships, but was less successful as a senior competitor. Her only major international tournament medal came at the 1992 Winter Olympics, where she won a bronze in the relay, in her only start at those Olympics. She later married biathlete [Sergey Chepikov].

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Winter 20 Albertville Biathlon Women's 3 × 7.5 kilometres Relay Unified Team EUN 3 Bronze

Women's 3 × 7.5 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T M S1M S2M ET ER
1992 Winter 20 Albertville Biathlon Unified Team EUN Final Standings 3 25:59.2 0 0 0 1-16:54.6 3
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