Full name: Vladimir Valentinovich Krylov
Original name: ÐÐ»Ð°Ð´Ð¸Ð¼Ð¸Ñ ÐÐ°Ð»ÐµÐ½ÑÐ¸Ð½Ð¾Ð²Ð¸Ñ ÐÑÑÐ»Ð¾Ð²
Height: 6-0 (184 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: February 26, 1964 in Sengiley, Ulyanovsk, Russia
Affiliations: Dynamo Ulyanovsk, Ulyanovsk (RUS)
Country: Soviet Union
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Vladimir Krylov was the best Soviet all-around sprinter at the end of 1980s. He made his international dÃ©but at the 1985 IAAF World Cup, finishing fifth in the 400 metres. At the 1986 European Championships, Krylov was third with the Soviet 4x400 m relay team and surprisingly won the 200 metres. He added a silver medal in the sprint relay at the 1987 World Championships.
At the 1988 Seoul Olympics, Krylov reached the semifinals of the 100, but won a gold medal as a member of Soviet 4x100 m relay team. Krylov made his final major international at the 1990 Europeans, where he finished seventh in the 100. Domestically, Krylov won six Soviet titles â 100 m in 1990; 200 m in 1986 and 1988; and 400 m in 1984-86.
Personal Best: 100 â 10.13 (1988).
|1988 Summer||24||Seoul||Athletics||Men's 100 metres||Soviet Union||URS||1 h10r1/4|
|1988 Summer||24||Seoul||Athletics||Men's 4 Ã 100 metres Relay||Soviet Union||URS||1||Gold|
|1988 Summer||24||Seoul||Athletics||Soviet Union||Quarter-Finals||Heat Two||3||QC||10.26||4|
|1988 Summer||24||Seoul||Athletics||Soviet Union||Round One||Heat Ten||1||QU||10.34||5|
|1988 Summer||24||Seoul||Athletics||Soviet Union||URS||Final||1||38.19||4|
|1988 Summer||24||Seoul||Athletics||Soviet Union||URS||Semi-Finals||Heat Two||1||QU||38.55|
|1988 Summer||24||Seoul||Athletics||Soviet Union||URS||Round One||Heat Two||1||QU||38.82|