Svetlana Kitova, middle-distance runner, Died at 55


Svetlana Alexandrovna Kitova was born on June 25, 1960 in Dushanbe, and died on November 20, 2015.

She was a Russian middle-distance runner who represented the USSR and later Russia.

Svetlana greatest achievements were the 1989 World Indoor silver medal as well as two European Indoor gold medals.

Her personal best 1500 metres time was 4:01.02 in Kiev on 2 August 1988.

Svetlana passed away at age 55 in Novemver 2015.