At a glance

18 Jul 1947 Travino, Russian Federation (1989-)
160 cm / 55 kg 5'3'' / 121 pounds
Female
Nina Baldycheva (then Fydorova) made her international début at the 1970 World Championships, where she won gold in the relay and a bronze in the 5 km. She then competed at the 1972 Olympics, placing 10th in the 5 km, but was not selected to the relay team. At the 1974 World Championships she won her second title in the relay, while at the 1976 Olympics, Baldycheva again won gold in the relay, placing third in the 5 km and fourth in the 10 km. She was not selected to the Soviet 1978 World Championships team and made her last...

Nina Baldycheva (then Fydorova) made her international début at the 1970 World Championships, where she won gold in the relay and a bronze in the 5 km. She then competed at the 1972 Olympics, placing 10th in the 5 km, but was not selected to the relay team. At the 1974 World Championships she won her second title in the relay, while at the 1976 Olympics, Baldycheva again won gold in the relay, placing third in the 5 km and fourth in the 10 km. She was not selected to the Soviet 1978 World Championships team and made her last international appearance at the 1980 Olympics, where she won silver in the relay and was fifth in 5 km and sixth in 10 km. Domestically she won one individual Soviet title, at 5 km in 1971, and eight relay titles (1969-73, 1975-76, 1979). After her sporting career Baldycheva worked as a cross-country skiing coach in St. Petersburg.

Nina in numbers

3
Olympics
Olympics
3
medals
Gold medal:1 Silver medal:1 Bronze medal:1
  • Lake Placid
    Lake Placid 1980
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Lake Placid
    Lake Placid 1980
    • 5
      Cross Country Skiing
      5 kilometres
    • 6
      Cross Country Skiing
      10 kilometres
    • 2 Silver medal
      Cross Country Skiing
      4 × 5 kilometres Relay
  • Innsbruck
    Innsbruck 1976
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Innsbruck
    Innsbruck 1976
    • 3 Bronze medal
      Cross Country Skiing
      5 kilometres
    • 4
      Cross Country Skiing
      10 kilometres
    • 1 Gold medal
      Cross Country Skiing
      4 × 5 kilometres Relay
  • Sapporo
    Sapporo 1972
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Sapporo
    Sapporo 1972
    • 10
      Cross Country Skiing
      5 kilometres

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