Alexander Dyachenko (RUS)

Alexander Dyachenko (RUS)

RURussian Federation
Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
24 January 1990
186 cm
95 kg
Marital status
Wife Anna, daughter Inna
Moscow, RUS
Army, Athlete, Student
English, Russian
Higher education
Law - Moscow Academy of Economics and Law: Russia


General Interest

Travelling, reading. (Athlete, 09 Apr 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (Athlete, 09 Apr 2016)
Most influential person in career
His family, and his coach. (Athlete, 09 Apr 2016)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russia. (, 21 Dec 2015)

For his performance at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, he received the Order of Friendship from the president of Russia. (, 13 Aug 2012)
Other information
He has studied coaching at the Russian State University of Physical Education, Sport, Youth and Tourism in Moscow, Russia. (Athlete, 09 Apr 2016)

International Debut

Competing for
World Championships
Dartmouth, NS

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried the sport at age six in Novodnistrovsk, Ukraine and began taking it seriously at age 10 after his first success.
Club / Team
Krylatskoye Centre of Sports Preparation [RUS] / Dynamo [RUS]:
Name of coach
Yury Tizul, RUS; Vyacheslav Sokolenko, RUS


Olympic GamesK2 200mEngland, London11 August 20122012Men33.5071Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Men30.9662Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Men1:30.5594Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Men31.1276Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Men2:25.4024Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Men31.1821Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Men2:27.9672Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 200mHungary, Szeged21 August 20112011Men35.4965Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayHungary, Szeged21 August 20112011Men2:25.7012Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Men2:28.7533Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 200mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Men30.6083Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mRussia, Moscow26 June 20162016Men31.3964Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Men32.8724Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mGermany, Brandenburg13 July 20142014Men32.2452Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho16 June 20132013Men31.9941Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 200mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Men33.0098Best result
European ChampionshipsK4 200mGermany, Brandenburg26 June 20092009Men30.2982Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak5 June 20162016Men29Latest resultBest result
World CupIndividual Kayak21 August 20112011Men23Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak22 August 20102010Men20Best result