The accomplished athlete died in Odessa on the 63rd year of life. In 2015, we Hope Olizarenko was revealed a complicated the diagnosis from which she subsequently died.
last December, the legendary ukrainskiego revealed amyotrophic lateral
sclerosis, its effects, Olizarenko stoically fought, but the body
champion ultimately did not survive, reports “Dialog. UA”.
Ukrainian Olympic champion and former world record holder in the 800 m.
was one of the brightest and strongest athletes in the medium range in the 70’s
and the first half of the 80-ies.
The Olympics-80, our compatriot magically set a world record on 800 m
1:54.85, and in the final of the Olympics improved his almost half a second – 1:53.43.
years, Nadezhda Olizarenko with the team, in which she ran, installed
a new world record in the relay 4х800 m (7:50.17), which is still so one
and not be broke.
Nadezhda Olizarenko became the champion of Europe, winning a gold medal at
distance of 800 m