25 Notable alumni of
Moscow State Academy of Physical Culture

The Moscow State Academy of Physical Culture is 1286th in the world, 442nd in Europe, and 45th in Russia by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 25 notable alumni from the Moscow State Academy of Physical Culture sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Igor Akinfeev

    Igor Akinfeev
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Igor Vladimirovich Akinfeev is a Russian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for and captains Russian club CSKA Moscow.

  2. Eduard Streltsov

    Eduard Streltsov
    Years
    1937-1990 (aged 53)
    Occupations
    association football playerengineer
    Biography

    Eduard Anatolyevich Streltsov was a Soviet footballer who played as a forward for Torpedo Moscow and the Soviet national team during the 1950s and 1960s. A powerful and skilful attacking player, he scored the fourth-highest number of goals for the Soviet Union and has been called "the greatest outfield player Russia has ever produced". He is sometimes dubbed "the Russian Pelé".

  3. Anna Semenovich

    Anna Semenovich
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorsingermusicianfigure skatermodel
    Biography

    Anna Grigorievna Semenovich is a Russian singer, actress, model, and former competitive ice-dancer.

  4. Vladislav Tretiak

    Vladislav Tretiak
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    ice hockey playerpoliticianmember of the State Duma
    Biography

    Vladislav Aleksandrovich Tretiak, MSM is a Russian former goaltender for the Soviet Union national ice hockey team. Considered to be one of the greatest goaltenders in the history of the sport, he was voted one of six players to the International Ice Hockey Federation's (IIHF) Centennial All-Star Team in a poll conducted by a group of 56 experts from 16 countries. He is the current president of the Ice Hockey Federation of Russia and was the general manager of the Russian 2010 Winter Olympic team.

  5. Aleksandr Samedov

    Aleksandr Samedov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Aleksandr Sergeyevich Samedov is a Russian professional football official and a former player who played as a right winger. He has played for the Russia national football team since 2011 and was selected for the 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cup.

  6. Igor Jijikine

    Igor Jijikine
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actormanufacturercircus performertelevision actor
    Biography

    Igor Vitalievich Jijikine is a Russian-American actor working in Los Angeles and Moscow.

  7. Marat Izmailov

    Marat Izmailov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Marat Nailevich Izmailov is a Russian former professional footballer.

  8. Vladimir Vladimirovich Petrov

    Vladimir Vladimirovich Petrov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1947-2017 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Vladimir Vladimirovich Petrov was a Russian Soviet ice hockey player, Olympic Champion (1972, 1976) and silver medalist (1980).

  9. Sergey Shustikov

    Sergey Shustikov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1970-2016 (aged 46)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football manager
    Biography

    Sergey Viktorovich Shustikov was a Russian football coach and player who managed FC Solyaris Moscow from 2014 until his death. He was the son of Viktor Shustikov and the father of Sergey Shustikov.

  10. Vyacheslav Vedenin

    Vyacheslav Vedenin
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1941-2021 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    cross-country skier
    Biography

    Vyacheslav Petrovich Vedenin was a Soviet cross-country skier. His silver medal over 50 km was the only medal won by a Soviet male skier at the 1968 Olympics, as his 4×10 km team placed fourth. At the next Olympics he was the Olympic flag bearer for the Soviet Union and won three medals, with golds in the 30 km and 4×10 km and a bronze in the 50 km. In the 4×10 km event Vedenin ran the last leg and won by 10 seconds, despite starting with a one-minute lag from Norway. His gold in the 30 km was the first individual win for a Soviet male skier at the Winter Olympics.

  11. Igor Chislenko

    Igor Chislenko
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1939-1994 (aged 55)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football managerbandy player
    Biography

    Igor Leonidovich Chislenko was a Soviet association football player. He played over 200 league games for FC Dinamo Moscow, winning two Soviet league titles and the Soviet Cup on one occasion. He also played for the USSR national football team, appearing 53 times, and scoring 20 goals. He was on the 1962 and 1966 World Cup teams.

  12. Kirill Novikov

    Kirill Novikov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Enrolled in the Moscow State Academy of Physical Culture
    Studied in 2001
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football managerassociation football referee
    Biography

    Kirill Aleksandrovich Novikov is a Russian professional football coach and a former player and referee. He is the manager of FC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk.

  13. Roman Petushkov

    Roman Petushkov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    biathlete
    Biography

    Roman Aleksandrovich Petushkov is a Russian cross-country skier, biathlete, and Paralympian. He competes in classification category sitting events.

  14. Sergei Panov

    Sergei Panov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Sergei Yuryevich Panov is a Russian retired professional basketball player. He represented the Russian national basketball team.

  15. Dmitri Svatkovskiy

    Dmitri Svatkovskiy
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    modern pentathletepoliticianpentathletemember of the State Duma
    Biography

    Dmitri Svatkovskiy is a Russian modern pentathlete, Olympic champion and politician.

  16. Alexander Zavyalov

    Alexander Zavyalov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    cross-country skier
    Biography

    Alexander Alexandrovich Zavyalov is a former Soviet/Russian cross-country skier who competed in the early 1980s, training at Armed Forces sports society. He won a bronze in the 50 km at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York and two silvers at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo (30 km, 4 × 10 km relay). Zavyalov won the Cross-Country World Cup in the 1982–83 season.

  17. Stanislav Sukhina

    Stanislav Sukhina
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football referee
    Biography

    Stanislav Valeryevich Sukhina is a Russian football official and a former referee and player.

  18. Viktor Kapitonov

    Viktor Kapitonov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1933-2005 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    sport cyclist
    Biography

    Viktor Arsenevich Kapitonov was a Soviet road cyclist who competed at the 1956 and 1960 Summer Olympics. In 1956 he finished 32nd individually and 6th with the Soviet team. In 1960 he won the individual road race and finished third in the 100 km team time trial. His gold medal was the first for Soviet cyclists. At the end of the race Kapitonov mistakenly sprinted for the finish with one lap to go, surprising his main rival Livio Trapè. In the last lap Trapè sprinted first, but Kapitonov caught him up in the last few meters.

  19. Ilia Shtokalov

    Ilia Shtokalov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    canoeist
    Biography

    Ilia Anatolyevich Shtokalov is a Russian sprint canoeist. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed in the Men's C-1 1000 metres. He finished 8th in the final.

  20. Pavel Sukosyan

    Pavel Sukosyan
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    handball player
    Biography

    Pavel Alekseyevich Sukosyan is a Russian handball player.

  21. Dmitry Nikolayevich Smirnov

    Dmitry Nikolayevich Smirnov
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Dmitri Nikolayevich Smirnov is a Russian former footballer. He is not related to Dmitry Alexandrovich Smirnov with whom he played on the same team for several years for FC Torpedo-ZIL Moscow, Luch and Tom. To avoid confusion, he is usually referred to as Dmitri N. Smirnov.

  22. Sergei Lapshin

    Sergei Lapshin
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football manager
    Biography

    Sergei Ivanovich Lapshin is a Russian football coach and a former player.

  23. Natalya Russkikh

    Natalya Russkikh
    Born in
    Tajikistan Flag Tajikistan
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Natalia Russkikh is a former Tajikistani-Russian football defender, who played for Zorky Krasnogorsk in the Russian Championship. A former player of Lada Togliatti, she has won the Championship and played the UEFA Champions League with both teams.

  24. Svetlana Sergeyeva

    Svetlana Sergeyeva
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Svetlana Sergeeva in Kargopol, Arkhangelsk Oblast is a Paralympian athlete from Russia, competing mainly in category T37 throwing and sprint events. She competed in the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, China and the 2012 Games in London. At the London Games she won a track gold as part of the sprint relay and has also achieved success as an individual athlete at both World and European events.

  25. Vasili Pogreban

    Vasili Pogreban
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    canoeist
    Biography

    Vasily Vladimirovich Pogreban is a Russian sprint canoeist. Competing in two-man (K-2) and four-man (K-4) events he won two medals at the world championships, including a gold in 2013, and silver medals at the 2015 European Games and 2016 European Championships. He placed ninth in the K-4 1000 m event at the 2016 Summer Olympics.