Serhiy Nazarovych Bubka (Ukrainian: Сергі́й Наза́рович Бу́бка; [Серге́й Наза́рович Бу́бка, Sergey Nazarovich Bubka] error: {{lang-xx}}: text haes italic markup (help); born 4 December 1963) is a Ukrainian umwhile pole vaulter. He representit the Soviet Union till its dissolution in 1991, wis twice named Athlete o the Year bi Track & Field News,[1] an in 2012 wis ane o 24 athletes inductit as inaugural members o the Internaitional Association o Athletics Federations Haw o Fame.[2]

Sergey Bubka
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Sergey Bubka in 2013
Personal information
Native nameСергі́й Наза́рович Бу́бка
Full nameSerhiy Nazarovych Bubka
Born (1963-12-04) 4 December 1963 (age 56)
Voroshilovgrad, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
EducationPheesical cultur
Alma materKiev State Institute
Years active1981–2001
Hicht1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Wecht80 kg (180 lb)
Kintra Soviet Union (1981–1991)
 Ukraine (1991–2001)
SportTrack an field
Event(s)Pole vault
Turned pro1981
Coached biVitaly Petrov
Updated on 8 September 2012.


  1. "Track and Field Athlete of the Year". Retrieved 14 August 2012.
  2. IAAF Hall Of Fame "IAAF Athletics" Check |url= value (help). Retrieved 7 August 2012.