Kliment Kolesnikov is a famous Russian competitive swimmer. Kliment Kolesnikov has represented Russia in many international stages and events. Likewise, Kliment Kolesnikov also holds Junior records in eight events and is one of the most decorated Russian swimmers.
Table of Biography
Kliment Kolesnikov full name Kliment Andreyevich Kolesnikov was born in the year 2000 and celebrates his birthday on the 9th of July every year. Likewise, Kliment Kolesnikov is 21 years old at the moment. Kliment Kolesnikov was born in Moscow, Russia. Moreover, Kliment Kolesnikov belongs to Russian nationality and was born under the star sign Cancer,
Moving on to Kliment Kolesnikov’s family members, the Russian swimmer has not revealed the names of his family members. Likewise, Talking about Kliment Kolesnikov’s siblings, there is no information regarding them on the internet either. Thus, the names and identities of the Russian swimmer are still a mystery. However, according to our sources, Kliment Kolesnikov had picked up an interest in swimming since his early childhood. He had started taking up swimming competitively at the age of 14.
Kliment Kolesnikov has not revealed any details regarding his education and academics, However, we sure do know that Kliment Kolesnikov has gone to attend a local high school in Russia. While at High school, he continues to further grow his swimming skills and took part in many events. Likewise, following his high school graduation, he has gone to attend University as well. While at University, Kliment Kolesnikov has continued to further sharpen his swimming skills.
Career and Professional Life
Kliment Kolesnikov made his debut at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships, where he competed in three backstroke events and set two world junior records. Similarly, In December 2017, Kliment Kolesnikov set a short course 100m backstroke world record at Vladimir Salnikov Cup. Moreover, Kliment Kolesnikov became the first swimmer born in the 2000s to hold a world record in an individual event.
Kliment Kolesnikov won a total of six medals (3 gold, 2 silver, and 1 bronze) at the 2018 European Championships and established a new 50m backstroke world record. In the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics, Kolesnikov was chosen to be the flag bearer for Russia. During the event, the Russian swimmer won a total of six gold medals there.
Furthermore, Kliment Kolesnikov holds world junior records in eight events: 50/100/200 back in long course and 200 free, 50/100/200 back, and 100 IM in the short course as well.
During the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Kliment Kolesnikov won a silver and bronze medal. Although Kliment Kolesnikov had initially planned to win gold, he did manage to win a silver and a bronze medal.
Kliment Kolesnikov has won multiple medals and awards throughout his competitive swimming career. As of now, Kliment Kolesnikov has won 34 medals competition on various events and stages. Moreover, Kliment Kolesnikov has earned a decent sum of wealth throughout his career. As of now, Kliment Kolesnikov enjoys a net worth of $2 million.
Kliment Kolesnikov is in a relationship with his girlfriend Alexandra. The Russian pair has been together for quite some time now. Both Kliment and Alexandra love swimming and have bonded very well with each other.
Body measurements and Social media
Kliment Kolesnikov is a handsome man. The Russian swimmer has well built muscular body. As for his height, Kliment Kolesnikov stands tall at 6 feet 5 inches and weighs 86 kg. Likewise, Kliment Kolesnikov has brown hair with a pair of brown eyes.
Kliment Kolesnikov is active on Instagram only. As of now, the Russian swimmer has over 33.3k followers on his Instagram.