Who is Dmitry Pidruchny: a biography of the Ukrainian world champion in biathlon

Кто такой Дмитрий Пидручный: биография украинского чемпиона мира по биатлону

Ukrainian biathlete Dmitry Pidruchny in a fantastic fight won gold at the world Championships in östersund. Sports 24 produced a biography of the Ukrainian biathlon stars, as well as interesting facts from his professional career of Dmitry Pidruchna.

Dmitry Pidruchny biography

Favorite stadium: Nove mesto (Czech Republic), Ruhpolding (Germany), Obertilliach (Austria);

Favorite discipline: mass start;

Music: Rock and Roll;

Favorite color: green and white;

Favorite animal: raccoon, wolf;

What most of all appreciate in people: decency, honesty;

I can’t forgive one: treason;

The sport, in addition to biathlon, like: football, floorball, Cycling;

Favorite season: winter.

Childhood and adolescence Dmitry Improvised

Dmitry Pidruchny was born on 5 Nov 1991 in Ternopil. The athlete, together with his family, lives in the village of Ostrov, Ternopil region. Is fond of Billiards and football.

In biathlon, Dmitry was not by accident. Parents of the athlete – Maria and Vladimir Henchmen – was not just skiers, and masters of the Sport. Desire to train with Dmitry Improvised was rife, and lived a young boy next to the training base.

Кто такой Дмитрий Пидручный: биография украинского чемпиона мира по биатлону

Dmitry Improvised in childhood

Dmitry Pidruchny often not at home, because the sporting life is pretty busy and often have to move to different places on the training camp or competition. According to Mary, her famous son in the New year and Christmas celebrating with family,if you get the chance.

On Christmas eve, all gather at our house, singing carols. Dima in childhood had poor eyesight, he wore glasses since the first grade, so many of the photos he’s wearing glasses. Now with his vision problems he has. Gifts, incidentally, is not fingered that gave that and rejoiced
– shared Maria Improvised.

Кто такой Дмитрий Пидручный: биография украинского чемпиона мира по биатлону

Dmitry Improvised with mom

The first steps in professional sports Dmitry Improvised

A career in biathlon Assistant started since 2005, and in 2012 became part of the national team of Ukraine on biathlon.

In the world Cup Dmitry debuted in the 2012-2013 season, after spending a few stages. After a year, got the first points in the world Cup, and taking a high sixth place in the sprint in Hochfilzen, once in the flower ceremony.

Кто такой Дмитрий Пидручный: биография украинского чемпиона мира по биатлону

Biography Of Dmitry Pidruchna

In the future, however, was nothing special. At the Olympic games in Sochi spent two races, showing 55 result in the individual race and the team of Ukraine with a Student in the composition finished in ninth place in the relay.

The greatest achievements of Dmitry Pidruchna

In 2013 he won gold at the winter Universiade in Trentino in the mass start. Also at these competitions won silver in the mixed relay and bronze in the sprint.

In the 2014/15 season for the first time climbed on the podium of the European championship, taking third place with a team in the mixed relay in the Estonian town otepää.

The biggest achievement in the career of the Henchman is the title of world champion in biathlon, which he received in the 2018/19 season in the Swedish city of östersund.

Personal life Dmitry Improvised

In April 2015, Dmitry married a former colleague in the national team ex-biathlete Olga Polshikova. Soon the couple had a daughter who was named Irina.

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