19 Notable alumni of
Belarusian State University of Physical Culture

The Belarusian State University of Physical Culture is 1873rd in the world, 627th in Europe, and 7th in Belarus by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 19 notable alumni from the Belarusian State University of Physical Culture sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Leonid Taranenko

    Leonid Taranenko
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    weightlifter
    Biography

    Leonid Arkadevich Taranenko is a former Soviet/Belarusian weightlifter and coach. His 266 kg clean and jerk in 1988 was the heaviest lift in competition for 33 years, until Lasha Talakhadze exceeded it, lifting 267 at the 2021 World Weightlifting Championships.

  2. Ekaterina Vandaryeva

    Ekaterina Vandaryeva
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    boxerThai boxer
    Biography

    Ekaterina Vandaryeva is a Belarusian kickboxer who defeated future UFC champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk in a controversial judges' decision to become the WKN champion in 2011.

  3. Andrey Filatov

    Andrey Filatov
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in the Belarusian State University of Physical Culture
    Studied in 1993
    Occupations
    chess playerbusinessperson
    Biography

    Andrey Vasilievich Filatov is a Russian entrepreneur. Filatov is chairman of the Board of Directors of Tuloma investment company, and a co-owner of the Globaltrans company. Andrey Filatov is also President of the Chess Federation of Russia (from 1992 to 2018 - Russian Chess Federation), Merited Chess Coach of Russia. He is Honorary Academician of the Russian Academy of Arts.

  4. Maksim Nedasekau

    Maksim Nedasekau
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1998-.. (age 24)
    Occupations
    high jumper
    Biography

    Maksim Yuryevich Nedasekau is a Belarusian athlete specialising in the high jump. He was the bronze medallist at the 2020 Olympic Games. He also won the gold medals at the 2021 European Indoor Championships, 2019 European U23 Championships and 2017 European U20 Championships.

  5. Alina Harnasko

    Alina Harnasko
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    2001-.. (age 21)
    Occupations
    rhythmic gymnast
    Biography

    Alina Aliaksandraŭna Harnasko is a Belarusian individual rhythmic gymnast and former junior rhythmic gymnastics group gymnast. She is the 2020 Olympic all-around bronze medalist, 2021 World Championships all-around silver medalist and ribbon gold medalist, 2020 European all-around silver medalist, and twice Grand Prix final all-around silver medalist (2018 & 2020).

  6. Hanna Huskova

    Hanna Huskova
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Enrolled in the Belarusian State University of Physical Culture
    Studied in 2020
    Occupations
    freestyle skier
    Biography

    Hanna Andreyeuna Huskova is a Belarusian freestyle skier specializing in aerials. She competed at the FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships 2015, where she qualified for the aerials final, and placed sixth in the final. At the 2014 Olympics, she placed 21st in aerials. She won a gold medal at the 2018 Olympics, and won silver at the 2022 Olympics, in Women's aerials.

  7. Sergei Borovsky

    Sergei Borovsky
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    association football managerassociation football player
    Biography

    Sergei Vladimirovich Borovsky is a football coach and former player.

  8. Ivan Ivankov

    Ivan Ivankov
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    artistic gymnast
    Biography

    Ivan Ivankov is a retired Belarusian artistic gymnast. Ivankov; a very big name in the gymnastics world, which he earned throughout years of competition and hard work. The 1994 and 1997 all-around World Champion, and the 1994 and 1996 all-around European Champion, Ivankov has competed for over a decade on the international circuit. Despite his numerous achievements at the World Championships, Europeans and other events, Ivankov has suffered a string of misfortunes at the Olympics, and has never won an Olympic medal. He had to share a third place with another competitor, after which, the bronze Olympic medal wasn’t given to him.

  9. Alexandr Romankov

    Alexandr Romankov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Alexandr Anatolyevich Romankov is a former Belarusian fencer from the former Soviet Union, who was born on 7 November 1953 in the town of Korsakov on the island of Sakhalin (just north of Japan). He trained at Dynamo in Minsk and won a gold medal, two silver medals and two bronze medals at the three Olympic Games that he competed in between 1976 and 1988.

  10. Ivan Litvinovich

    Ivan Litvinovich
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    2001-.. (age 21)
    Occupations
    trampoline gymnast
    Biography

    Ivan Uladzimiravich Litvinovich is a Belarusian trampoline gymnast. In 2021, he won the gold medal in the men's trampoline event at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. This was also the first medal for Belarus at the 2020 Summer Olympics.

  11. Igor' Hriščuk

    Igor' Hriščuk
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Igor Griszczuk is a Belarusian-Polish retired basketball player and current coach. Born in Minsk, he had a long career in Russia and Poland. His jersey number 12 was retired by Włocławek.

  12. Vladimir Zubkov

    Vladimir Zubkov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    amateur wrestler
    Biography

    Vladimir Anatolievich Zubkov is a retired Greco-Roman wrestler from Russia. He won the world light-flyweight title in 1971 and 1973–1975, placing second in 1970, and competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics. After retiring from competitions he worked as a wrestling coach, and is currently training the Austrian national team.

  13. Natallia Tsylinskaya

    Natallia Tsylinskaya
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    sporting directorsport cyclist
    Biography

    Natallia Tsylinskaya is an international cyclist, specialising in track sprinting. A dominant force in particular in the 500m time trial between 2000 and 2006, Tsylinskaya is an eight time World Champion, and an Olympic bronze medalist.

  14. Sergei Makarenko

    Sergei Makarenko
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1937-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    canoeistkayaker
    Biography

    Sergei Lavrentyevich Makarenko is a retired Soviet sprint canoeist who competed from late 1950s to early 1960s. Together with Leonid Geishtor he won the C-2 1000 m event at the 1960 Olympics and 1963 World Championships.

  15. Artsiom Kozyr

    Artsiom Kozyr
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    canoeist
    Biography

    Artsem Kozyr is a Belarusian sprint canoeist. He participated at the 2018 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships.

  16. Aliaksandr Tryputs

    Aliaksandr Tryputs
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    athletics competitorathlete
    Biography

    Aliaksandr Tryputs is a wheelchair athlete from Belarus who specializes in throwing events and pentathlon.

  17. Ekaterina Avkhimovich

    Ekaterina Avkhimovich
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    futsal playerassociation football player
    Biography

    Ekaterina Avkhimovich is a Belarusian football striker currently playing for Bobruichanka in the Belarusian Premier League. She previously played in the Russian Championship for Ryazan VDV and in the Belarusian Premier League for FC Minsk and Zorka-BDU Minsk, with both she also played the Champions League.

  18. Julia Ivonchyk

    Julia Ivonchyk
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    acrobatic gymnast
    Biography

    Julia Ivonchyk née Kovalenko is a Belarusian female acrobatic gymnast. With partners Angelina Sandovich and Yuliya Ramanenka, Kovalenko achieved 5th in the 2014 Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships.

  19. Yahor Shchalkanau

    Yahor Shchalkanau
    Born in
    Belarus Flag Belarus
    Years
    2001-.. (age 21)
    Occupations
    swimmer
    Biography

    Yahor Shchalkanau is a Belarusian Paralympic swimmer. He won a silver medal in the 100 m breaststroke S9 event at the 2020 Summer Paralympics.