Full name: Alla Aleksandrovna Butova (-Buyanova)
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Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: January 22, 1950 in Ivanovo, Ivanovo, Russia
Died: September 24, 2016 in Ivanovo, Ivanovo, Russia
Affiliations: Dynamo Ivanovo, Ivanovo (RUS)
Country: Soviet Union
Sport: Speed Skating
Alla Butova took up speed skating in 1963 and was on the Soviet national team from 1968-73. Mainly a sprinter, Butova competed at the 1972 Olympics, finishing 8th in 500 m and at the 1972 and 1973 World Sprint Championships, finishing 15th and 21st, respectively. Domestically Butova never won a Soviet title, winning the 500 m distance silver in 1969 and sprint all-around silver in 1972 at the Soviet championships. After finishing her sport career, Butova worked as a teacher-coach at a local sports school in Ivanovo, where she was also deputy director of teaching and educational work for nearly 30 years.
Personal Bests: 500 â 43.7 (1973); 1000 â 1:32.3 (1970); 1500 â 2:23.6 (1970); 3000 â 5:06.4 (1970).
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