Nataliya Pryshchepa

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Nataliya Pryshchepa
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Nataliya Pryshchepa (left) in 2018
Personal information
NationalityUkrainian
Born (1994-09-11) 11 September 1994 (age 25)
Rivne, Ukraine
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight48 kg (106 lb)
Sport
CountryFlag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
Sport Track and field
Event(s) Middle-distance running

Nataliya Oleksandrivna Pryshchepa (Ukrainian : Наталія Олександрівна Прище́па; born 11 September 1994) is a Ukrainian athlete who specialises in middle-distance running. [1]

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Career

She has won the gold medal in the 800 metres event at the 2016 and 2018 European Championships. Pryshchepa has also won the 1500 metres event at the 2013 European Junior Championships and the bronze medal in the 1500 m at the 2015 European U23 Championships.

Pryshchepa received a provisional suspension in February 2020 after a positive test for doping. [2]

Personal bests

Outdoor

EventRecordVenueDate
800 metres 1:58.60 Zurich 1 September 2016
1500 metres 4:06.29 Tallinn 12 July 2015

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References

  1. "Nataliya Pryshchepa". IAAF. Retrieved 10 July 2016.
  2. "European champion runner tests positive for doping". CBC Sports. Retrieved 6 March 2020.