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Zinaida Stagurskaya

Full name: Zinaida Vladimirovna Stagurskaya
Original name: Зинаида Владимировна Стагурская
Other name(s): Zinaida Stahurskaia
Gender: Female
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: February 9, 1971 in Knyazhitsa, Vitebsk, Belarus
Died: June 26, 2009 in Vitebsk, Vitebsk, Belarus
Affiliations: BSKP Vitebsk, Vitebsk (BLR)
Country: EUN Unified Team, BLR Belarus
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Zinaida Stagurskaya was 2000 World Champion in the road race, in addition to her three Olympic appearances. She also won the 2000 Giro della Toscana Feminin, and the 2001 women’s Giro del Trentino Adige-Südtirol. She first came to international notice in 1994 when she won the Tour Féminin de Krasna Lipa in the Czech Republic. Her other major podium finishes were second places at the 2001 Tour de Snowy (AUS) and the 2004 Giro del Trentino, and thirds at the 2002 Giro del Trentino, and the 2001-2002 Emakumeen Bira in Spain. She was killed while training on the Vitebsk-Gomel road, when she was struck by a car driving at over 140 km/hr on the wrong side of the road, and she died at the scene. She had lived in Italy later in her career, after marrying an Italian man.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Cycling Women's Road Race, Individual Unified Team EUN 16
1996 Summer 25 Atlanta Cycling Women's Road Race, Individual Belarus BLR 14
2004 Summer 33 Athina Cycling Women's Road Race, Individual Belarus BLR 19

Women's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank M T
1992 Summer 21 Barcelona Cycling Unified Team Final Standings 16 at 0:21
1996 Summer 25 Atlanta Cycling Belarus Final Standings 14 at 0:53
2004 Summer 33 Athina Cycling Belarus Final Standings 19 same time