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Vladimir Prikhodko

Full name: Vladimir Prikhodko
Gender: Male
Height: 6'2" (189 cm)
Weight: 225 lbs (102 kg)
Born: March 1, 1944 in Paris, Paris, France
Died: November 27, 2011
Affiliations: Racing Club de France, Paris (FRA)
Country: FRA France
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Vladimir Prikhodko was French, but was born to a Russian father and Yugoslavian mother. Prikhodko came to prominence as a junior, but then served a suspension of four years (1966-70), during which he lived in Canada. On his return he threw 69.92 in June 1970, better than the French record, but it was not ratified. Prikhodko was French Champion from 1971-73 and set official French hammer records of 70.54 and 71.60 in 1972. He also had another two marks better than the French record in 1971, but which were not ratified.

Personal Best: HT – 72.20 (1975).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 28 München Athletics Men's Hammer Throw France FRA 29 QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
1972 Summer 28 München Athletics France Qualifying Round 29 61.78
1972 Summer 28 München Athletics France Qualifying Round Group A 14 61.78
1972 Summer 28 München Athletics France Qualifying Round Group A Round One 11 60.80
1972 Summer 28 München Athletics France Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 14 61.78 61.78
1972 Summer 28 München Athletics France Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP 59.58