Andrej Olijnik (LTU)

Andrej Olijnik (LTU)

Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
16 October 1987
185 cm
86 kg
Kaunas, LTU
English, Lithuanian, Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Physical Education - Lithuanian Sport University: Lithuania


General Interest

Reading, history, playing the guitar. (, 15 Jun 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the K2 500m at the 2011 World Championships in Szeged, Hungary. (, 15 Jun 2015)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began competing in canoe sprint in 2003.
Club / Team
Kaunas Rowing School: Lithuania
Name of coach
Sergej Sorokin [national]


Olympic GamesK2 1000mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro18 August 20162016Men3:14.7485Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Men3:13.5997Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mRussia, Moscow9 August 20142014Men3:11.9676Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Men1:34.81311Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mGermany, Duisburg31 August 20132013Men3:17.94910Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Men1:28.5242Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mHungary, Szeged19 August 20112011Men3:26.43716Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Men1:32.71212Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mPoland, Poznan21 August 20102010Men3:25.51124Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Men35.37415Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Men1:34.11315Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 1000mCanada, Dartmouth15 August 20092009Men3:23.87021Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mRussia, Moscow25 June 20162016Men3:16.5406Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mCzech Republic, Racice2 May 20152015Men3:21.6047Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mGermany, Brandenburg12 July 20142014Men3:10.2675Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mPortugal, Montemor-o-Velho15 June 20132013Men3:34.82213Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mCroatia, Zagreb24 June 20122012Men1:40.84520Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mCroatia, Zagreb23 June 20122012Men3:16.83312Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 500mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Men1:33.40910Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mSerbia, Belgrade18 June 20112011Men3:16.47113Best result
European ChampionshipsK2 1000mGermany, Brandenburg27 June 20092009Men3:18.24310Best result