POLIVODA Oleksandr
Date of Birth31/03/1987 - Kharkiv (UKR)
Height188 cm/6'2"
Road Race DNF


School, universityVasil Karazin Kharkiv National University
Started competing2003
Language(s) spokenRussian (native), English
Club nameKOLSS-BDC Team
CoachMykhaylo Suralov

Films (comedy, trailers), animals, esoteria, history, people of different culture, travelling

Major sporting achievements

2005 WJCh (Track), 2nd
2004 EJCh, individual time trial - 1st

Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships

Additional information / What would you like people to know about you?

When Oleksandr was 13, he saw the track for the first time and the story began. He trained under Rodionov V.`s supervision in Donetsk. After higher education in Kharkiv National University, he went to Italy, where he was a member of a local Italian team for six years. During this time, he won nine races, and 14 times he won silver, and four times, he won bronze. In 2004, he won the European Track Championships (Team TT). In 2005 he was 2nd in the Junior European Track Championships. In 2013, he signed a contract with Atlas Personal - Jakroo and won four races. In 2014, he joined KOLSS Cycling Team. He likes to read historical and esoteric books, communicating with people, and travelling.

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