Inna Osypenko-Radomska (AZE)

Inna Osypenko-Radomska (AZE)

Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
20 September 1982
166 cm
66 kg
Marital status
Husband Dmitry, daughter Ulyana
Mingacevir, AZE
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Coaching - National University of Physical Education and Sport of Ukraine: Kiev, UKR


General Interest

Travelling, mountain hiking, cycling. (Athlete, 06 Aug 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the K1 500m at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 06 Aug 2016)
Most influential person in career
Her parents. (Athlete, 06 Aug 2016)
Hero / Idol
Norwegian sprint paddler Knut Holmann. (Athlete, 06 Aug 2016)
She suffered a knee injury after the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 06 Aug 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Only forward." (Athlete, 06 Aug 2016)
Awards and honours
She was named the Best Female Athlete of Ukraine in 2010. (, 22 Apr 2011)
Other information
She originally competed in canoe sprint for Ukraine, representing the nation at the 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games. In 2014 she switched nationality and began competing for Azerbaijan. (, 19 Aug 2015;, 2015;, 2012)

International Debut

Competing for
Olympic Games
Sydney, NSW, AUS

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 1989 in the Kherson region of Ukraine.
Why this sport?
The village where she was born and brought up is located near water, so she has been paddling since childhood.
Name of coach
Dmitry Radomsky [husband], AZE, from 2008


Olympic GamesK1 200mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro16 August 20162016Women40.4013Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK1 500mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro18 August 20162016Women1:56.5738Latest result
Olympic GamesK1 200mEngland, London11 August 20122012Women45.0532Best result
Olympic GamesK1 500mEngland, London9 August 20122012Women1:52.6852Best result
Olympic GamesK1 500mChina, Beijing23 August 20082008Women1:50.6731Best result
Olympic GamesK4 500mGreece, Athens27 August 20042004Women1:36.1923Best result
Olympic GamesK1 500mAustralia, Sydney1 October 20002000Women2:02.71217
World ChampionshipsK1 200mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Women41.5484Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Women1:51.7485Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 200mHungary, Szeged21 August 20112011Women40.6703Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Women1:48.6683Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 200mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Women40.7972Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Women1:50.4611Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Women39.2297Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mCanada, Dartmouth16 August 20092009Women1:47.0689
World ChampionshipsK4 500mCanada, Dartmouth15 August 20092009Women1:38.75411
World ChampionshipsK1 200mGermany, Duisburg12 August 20072007Women41.5554Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 500mGermany, Duisburg12 August 20072007Women1:49.8114Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 1000mCroatia, Zagreb27 August 20052005Women3:34.2859
World ChampionshipsK4 200mUnited States, Gainesville, GA14 September 20032003Women36.9145Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mUnited States, Gainesville, GA14 September 20032003Women1:34.8637Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 1000mUnited States, Gainesville, GA13 September 20032003Women3:16.3892Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mSpain, Seville1 September 20022002Women8
World ChampionshipsK4 1000mSpain, Seville31 August 20022002Women6Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mPoland, Poznan26 August 20012001Women1:38.9274Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 1000mPoland, Poznan25 August 20012001Women3:25.2963Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 200mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Women42.3328
European ChampionshipsK1 500mCzech Republic, Racice3 May 20152015Women1:57.5126
European ChampionshipsK1 200mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women40.7086
European ChampionshipsK1 500mSerbia, Belgrade19 June 20112011Women1:53.1542Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mSpain, Trasona4 July 20102010Women1:50.0054
European ChampionshipsK2 200mGermany, Brandenburg26 June 20092009Women38.84910
European ChampionshipsK2 500mGermany, Brandenburg28 June 20092009Women1:45.2069
European ChampionshipsK4 500mGermany, Brandenburg28 June 20092009Women1:38.16810
European ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayGermany, Brandenburg26 June 20092009Women2:59.9704
European ChampionshipsK1 200mItaly, Milan18 May 20082008Women41.6072Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mItaly, Milan18 May 20082008Women1:57.9355
European ChampionshipsK1 200mSpain, Pontevedra1 July 20072007Women43.4683Best result
European ChampionshipsK1 500mSpain, Pontevedra1 July 20072007Women1:55.8905
European ChampionshipsK4 200mPoland, Poznan31 July 20052005Women37.7419
European ChampionshipsK4 1000mPoland, Poznan30 July 20052005Women3:25.4498
European ChampionshipsK4 500mPoland, Poznan23 May 20042004Women1:33.5421Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak5 June 20162016Women2Latest resultBest result
World CupIndividual Kayak23 August 20152015Women14
World CupIndividual Kayak3 June 20122012Women24
World CupIndividual Kayak21 August 20112011Women10
World CupIndividual Kayak22 August 20102010Women5Best result
World CupIndividual Kayak3 June 20072007Women9