Personajes Famosos de Khabarovsk: Elena Novikova-Belova – Famous People from Khabarovsk: Elena Novikova-Belova


Auténtica dominadora de la esgrima en su especialidad de florete durante los años 70, Elena Novikova nació en Sovetskaya Gavan, un pueblo de la costa del Krai de Khabarovsk.  Elena Novikova posee cuatro medallas de oro en florete, una de plata y una de bronce y ha participado en cuatro Juegos Olímpicos consecutivos (México 68, Munich 72, Montreal 76, Moscú 80).

Ha recibido además, en 1994, el Trofeo  del Comité Olímpico Internacional (COI) por los “Ideales Olímpicos”, la Orden de Plata del COI en 1997 y en 2007 la medalla Pierre de Coubertin (sólo otorgada hasta ahora a 17 personas en la historia) como premio a su ejemplar deportividad y servicio al movimiento olímpico. Además, posee 8 títulos mundiales y 11 europeos, así como multitud de condecoraciones.

Esto hace de Elena la deportista soviética más laureada de la historia olímpica.

Actualmente es profesora en la Universidad Estatal Bielorrusa de Educación Física y posee nacionalidad bielorrusa.

9551.gifDominator of the fencing, in the foil variety, during the 70s, Elena Novikova was born in Sovetskaya Gavan, a village in the coast of the Khabarovsk Krai. Elena Novikova has four gold medals, one silver and one bronze and has participated in four Olympic Games in a row (Mexico 68, Munich 72, Montreal 76, Moscow 80).

She has been also awarded, in 1994 with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Trophy “For Olympic Ideals”, with the IOC Silver Order in 1997 and, in 2007, with the Pierre de Coubertin medal (only given to 17 persons in the history) as a prize for her exemplar sportsmanship and service to the Olympic movement. Besides, she has 8 World Championships and 11 European Championships, along with many other decorations.

The above makes Elena the most successful soviet sportswoman of Olympic history.

She is currently professor at the Belarusian State University of Physical Culture and has Bielorrusan nationality.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Celebridades - Celebrities and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s