The athletics Federation of Ukraine (FLAU) has announced the winners in seven categories by the end of 2015.
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Best athlete of the country became Lyudmila Ulanowska, which won the bronze medal at the Beijing world Championships in race walking for 20 km (1 hour, 28 minutes and 13 seconds), set a record of Ukraine and the Ukrainian record among the youth in the European Cup in the Spanish of Murcia (1:27.09) and also won a bronze medal at the European youth championship in the capital of Estonia Tallinn (1:28.41).
The best athletes of the country, and for the second year in a row, is named high-jumper Bohdan Bondarenko, who became the silver medalist of the world championship-2015 (2,33 m) and the season finished with the third result in the world TOP list (2,37).
The best coach in the country was recognized as a mentor and father Bogdan — Victor Bondarenko.
The title of the best young athlete in the country (up to 20 years) went to hammer thrower G Lebu Piskunov — he received the gold medal in the world youth championship in Cali (Colombia) with a record of world Championships and national Junior record of Ukraine (84,91 meters).
The best young athlete (under 20) — as megobari Alina Schuh, who won the bronze medal at the Junior world championship in Cali (5896 points), and in the team championship of Ukraine among young men in Lutsk set the national Junior record of Ukraine (6079).
In veteran categories men best recognized Ivan Pushkin, who for 2015 set a world record in race walking for 10 km in the M85 age group and won three gold medals at the world championship among veterans in Lyon (France). On account of his «silver» and «bronze» in the championship of Europe among veterans in winestation the types of competition in Grosseto (Italy), as well as two silver medals at the European championship among veterans in the room in toruń (Poland).
In women category masters best athlete of Ukraine became Valentina Krepkina (W45, W50). It garnered a bronze medal at the world championship in Lyon, four gold and one silver awards at the European games of veterans in nice (France), «gold» and «silver» at the European championship among veterans in the room in toruń.
As previously reported, the national Olympic Committee of Ukraine named biathlete Olena Pidhrushna athlete of the month.
FLOW named the best athletes of 2015 30.12.2015