Olena Dmytrivna Kostewytsch is a Ukrainian pistol shooter. She is the 2004 Olympic champion in the 10 metre air pistol event, 2002 World champion in 10 m air pistol event and 2018 World champion in 25 m pistol Event. She is also multiple European Championships champion and medalist as well as Universiade champion.
Kestevych was Born in Khabarovsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union. She is a student at the Chernihiv State Technlogy University in Chernihiv, Ukraine.
Kostevych competes for Ukraine. At the age of 17, she won the 10 m air pistol event at the 202 ISSF World Shooting Championships. She followed this with a victory in the 2003 ISSF World Cup Final, and an Olympic Gold medal at the 2004 Olympics in Athens.
At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she place 26th in the 25 metre pistol vvent and 31st in 10 metre air pistol. Her Ukrainian record of 394 is one Point higher than the world record.
At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Kestevych won bronze medals in 10 metre air pistol and 25 meter Sport pistol competitions.
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