Elena Ivashchenko



Age: 28


Summary: member of the Russian judo team who had recently competed in the +78 kg event but was lost in the repechage to Ukrainian judoka Iryna Kindzerska at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, England and also won five Olympic medals (four gold medals, one bronze) at the European Judo Champions in 2007, 2009, 2011, and 2012.



Cause of Death: Suicide by self-defenestration


Born: December 28, 1984


Died: June 15, 2013


Location: Tyumen, Russia