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Svetlana Pospelova

Svetlana Pospelova (Russian: Светлана Поспелова; born December 24, 1979 in Saint Petersburg) is a Russian sprinter who primarily competes over 400 metres.

She was banned from competing in 2000 after she failed an out-of-competition test at the 2000 Summer Olympics. She received a two-year ban from the sport for the positive test for stanozolol.[1]


  • Achievements 1
  • Personal bests 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Russia
2005 European Indoor Championships Madrid, Spain 1st 400 metres
World Championships Helsinki, Finland 4th 400 metres
World Championships Helsinki, Finland 1st 4x400m relay
2006 European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 7th 400 metres
European Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 1st 4x400m relay
2010 World Indoor Championships Doha, Qatar 2nd 4x400m relay

Personal bests

See also


  1. ^ Roll of dishonour. Rediff (2000-09-30). Retrieved on 2010-12-18.

External links

  • Svetlana Pospelova profile at IAAF
  • sports-reference

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