Games & medals

Games Results Sport Event
Lake Placid 1980
Games Results Sport Event
Lake Placid 1980
#5 Cross Country Skiing 5 kilometres
#6 Cross Country Skiing 10 kilometres
#2
Cross Country Skiing 4 × 5 kilometres Relay
Innsbruck 1976
Games Results Sport Event
Innsbruck 1976
#3
Cross Country Skiing 5 kilometres
#4 Cross Country Skiing 10 kilometres
#1
Cross Country Skiing 4 × 5 kilometres Relay
Sapporo 1972
Games Results Sport Event
Sapporo 1972
#10 Cross Country Skiing 5 kilometres

Nina BALDYCHEVA

Soviet Union
Cross Country Skiing
Height
160 cm / 5'3''
Weight
55 kg / 121 pounds
Birth date
18 Jul 1947 Travino, Russian Federation (1989-)
Gender
Female

Number of medals

3 Olympic medals

Olympic Games

3 Olympic Games

Nina BALDYCHEVA biography

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.

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