Bulgaria’s Olympic medalist from Rio de Janeiro Mirela Demireva won a gold medal in the high jump at the international tournament in Udine, Italy. The Bulgarian athlete cleared 190 cms in her first attempt, after which Mirela Demireva made..
Mirela Demireva has qualified for the high jump final at the Tokyo Olympics. The silver medalist from Rio 2016 overcame the qualification level of 195 cm in the third attempt. The final in the discipline is on Saturday. "I have been preparing..
It has been a quarter of a century since today’s President of the Bulgarian Olympic Committee, Stefka Kostadinova, added the Olympic gold to her collection of medals. The events on August 3, 1996, which took place on a hot evening in front..
Bulgaria's Stefka Kostadinova has been given a special section in the first 3D Museum of World Athletics launched by the World Athletics Association . Kostadinova, who is a world champion in the high jump discipline and currently the president of..
Bulgaria’s athlete Tihomir Ivanov placed third at his first Diamond League high jump final. The Bulgarian athlete jumped 230 centimeters at the tournament in Zurich which is his personal best for the season. Ivanov won USD 10,000 from the prize fund.
Bulgaria’s athlete Tihomir Ivanov earned gold medal at the high jump event at the Summer Universiade in Naples, Italy. Ivanov jumped 2.30 meters at the final and beat his personal best for the season of 2.26 meters. Thus, Tihomir Ivanov got a quota to..
Minister of Youth and Sports Krasen Kralev awarded the title Athlete No.1 of Bulgaria for 2018 to Mirela Demireva. This is the second time Bulgaria’s top competitor in the high jump has won the traditional rankings of the Bulgarian..
Thirty years ago on August 30, 1987, Bulgaria’s athlete Stefka Kostadinova set a new high jump world record at the Olympic Stadium in Rome. The Bulgarian athlete jumped 209 centimeters, thus beating her own personal best by 1 centimeter. Many athletes,..
In his debut in a start of the Diamond League, Tihomir Ivanov finished fourth in the high jump event in Paris with a result of 228 cm. Ivanov jumped 228 in his first try but then failed three times at 230. Winner became Mutaz Barshim with 235 cm, followed..
Five years ago, one of the country's top athletes, Bulgaria's first high jump world record holder Yordanka Blagoeva entered the surgeryof a foremost rheumatologist, Prof. Zlatimir Kolarov. While the two were discussing treatment for her bad..