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Sergey Bubka

AKA Sergey Nazarovich Bubka

Born: 4-Dec-1963
Birthplace: Luhansk, Ukraine

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Track and Field

Nationality: Ukraine
Executive summary: Pole vaulter

Bubka currently holds the World Record for both indoor (1993) and outdoor (1994) pole vault, and is the only person to have jumped higher than 20 feet in competition. He won the Gold medal in six consecutive IAAF pole vault championships: 1983, 1987, 1991, 1993, 1995, and 1997, and an Olympic Gold Medal in 1988. Bubka retired from competition in 2001.

Father: Nazar Bubka
Mother: Valentina
Brother: Vasiliy
Wife: Lilia Tutunik (m. 1984, two sons)
Son: Sergei Bubka, Jr.
Son: Vitaliy

    University: Kiev State University (1987)

    Olympic Gold Medal 1988 (pole vault)

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