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Sergei Bubka (born as Сергій Назарович Бубка in Voroshilovgrad, USSR (now Luhansk, Ukraine)) is a famous Athlete from Ukraine, he is 51 years old and still alive, born February 4, 1963.

Biography

Serhiy Nazarovych Bubka is a Ukrainian former athlete. He was the first in the world who jumped over 6 meters in the pole vault. He set the current world record of 6.14 m 31 July 1994 in Sestriere, Italy.

In 1978 Serhij moved to the Ukrainian city of Donetsk with his coach. He made ​​his international debut in 1983 when he won the event in the World Championships in Helsinki with 5.70 m over the years that followed Bubka set new standards in the pole vault. 13. July 1985 he jumped six feet in Paris.

In the period between 1984 and 1994 improved Bubka pole vault world record by 21 centimeters, usually with 1 cm at a time. In all, he set 17 world records outdoors.

Six times world champion was Bubka pole vault. He won the first six world championships held in athletics, in the years 1983, 1987, 1991, 1993, 1995 and 1997. In addition, he was Olympic champion in 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, and European Champion in 1986 in Stuttgart.

Since 2002 he has been a representative in the Ukrainian parliament.

Zodiac etc.

He is born under the zodiac aquarius, who is known for Knowledge, Humanitarian, Serious, Insightful, Duplicitous. Our collection contains 23 quotes who is written / told by Sergei, under the main topic Money.

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sergei_Bubka

Famous quotes by Sergei Bubka (23)


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"I think that focusing on the money, on the business, is not enough"
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"You need to work very hard, you have to spend a lot of time practicing your sport - six to seven hours daily"
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"My policy was just to give good things for sports in my region"
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"My main idea was to create a sports facility for the basics. This is why I established the club"
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"I have spoken with many former athletes, and they tell me the best time they had was in sports. I listen to them and use their experience in my career"
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"I decided to create a sports club during the Soviet times. It was my dream"
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"And, of course, method is very important as is a high-quality specialist (trainer) working with you to keep you going in the right direction for your improvement and to help create results"
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"We started with that, basically to help kids, and then we created a pole vault school, which is part of the club and exists to this day. The club and school exist"
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"Today I have 35 people who work in the club and associated businesses"
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"The pole vault is a very complicated event, there are many things involved"
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"The Olympics are always a special competition, it is very difficult to predict what will happen"
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"Often you need to take some risk, but it must be a realistic risk, you can't take a crazy risk"
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"I think that focusing on the money, on the business, is not enough"
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"Sports life is very short"
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"People come from around the world and can understand each other without even speaking the same languages!"
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"I think that, generally, you need to live with your sport 24 hours a day"
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"I began with track and field because this is what I know"
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"I am alone, some people help me, but, basically, I can do what I want"
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"What is nice about this sport is that I am responsible for most everything"
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"The strategy of my coach and me was that we looked at pictures of all the best pole vaulters from around the world, and we took the best parts from them, and we created a person that had never existed. We then started to work toward being such a person"
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"Even now I want to keep my amateur spirit, to spend my time, to be in the sport with all my heart"
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"Of course, the psychological part, the tactics, is very important"
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"I have bought pole vault equipment, the landing areas, posts, which costs a lot of money. We pay for coaches"


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