Mykyta Nesterenko 65.31: FOUL or NOT?

Mykyta Nesterenko (UKR   ) threw an incredible junior world record with 2.0kg discus in 2008. It was measured at 65.31m which also remarked the A-standard of the Olympic Games 2008. Nesterenko was just 17 years old then and couldn´t compete at the Olympic Games even if he had the A-standard and was ranked #1 in Ukraine. His throw still remains as his lifetime best and the world record of 17, 18 and 19 years old.

Mykyta Nesterenko will compete at the BIGBANK Kuldliiga tomorrow in Kohila. His season´s best is 60.83m.

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Honours:

  • Bronze at the World Junior Championships in 2008

  • Gold at the World Youth Championships in 2007

  • Gold at the European Junior Championships in 2009

  • Silver at the European Junior Championships 2009 in shot put


Lifetime bests: Discus 1.0kg- 81.22m, 1.5kg- 77.50m, 1.75kg-70.13m, 2.0kg- 65.31m

About the World age records view the link