Vitali Klitschko – a well-known Ukrainian boxer who was and remains one of the most prominent professionals in their sport. His victory in the ring made famous by Ukraine, as well as a talented fighter made one of the most successful athletes in the history of Ukrainian sports. Vitali Klitschko is a unique boxer and unique personality. This man is equally organically coexist strength and intelligence, courage and patriotism. That is why the outstanding success our today’s hero is achieved not only in professional sports, but also in many other fields – politics, show business, etc. All these facts make the personality of the great Ukrainian giant really colorful and interesting. Therefore our today’s article, devoted to his fate and career, is sure to find its readers.
EARLY YEARS CHILDHOOD AND FAMILY
Vitali Klitschko Great Ukrainian athlete was born on July 19, 1971, the year in a small village in Kyrgyzstan Belovodskoe. His ancestors came from an impoverished Cossack family, and as one came from the Kiev region.
It is known that the great-grandfather of the athlete, as well as other ancestors Vitaly paternal were repressed by Soviet power. Part of his family died during the infamous famine. The ancestors of the maternal line had Jewish roots, and therefore were shot by German troops during World War II. Father of our today’s hero was a soldier, and because quite often changed his place of residence. Behind him constantly moving and the whole family of the future fighters. That is why in Kyrgyzstan, our today’s hero lived very long. Already in 1980, Vitali Klitschko moved to the Czech town of Mimoň, where he subsequently lived until 1985, the year. After the father of the famous Ukrainian athlete was discharged, the family of the future fighters moved to his native Ukraine. With regard to sport career, she began to Vitaly early enough. From childhood he was engaged in various types of martial arts, among which stood out a long time kickboxing. On the competition of the sports discipline of Klitschko a total of six times champion of the world (twice among fans and four – among professionals).
In 1995, our today’s hero decided to take up boxing and very soon switched to the sport. In the same 95-year talented Ukrainian athlete she won the title of world champion among military men, and also received the right to represent Ukraine at the Olympic Games in Atlanta. However, at that time the Olympiad was held without him. The reason for that has served as a long-standing injury, the treatment of which the athlete has used some drugs, including illegal steroids. Despite this episode, Vitali Klitschko’s career in amateur boxing as a whole was very successful. That is why in 1996, our today’s hero, along with his brother Wladimir Klitschko decided to take up the sport professionally.
SPORTS CAREERS boxer Vitaly Klitschko
Vitali Klitschko path in the boxing ring was filled with many bright and truly legendary victories. During his career enchanting our today’s hero spent forty-seven bouts, among which forty-five were for him victorious. Moreover forty-one victory boxer won by knockout. In this context it is worth to emphasize the fact that he not only Ukrainian boxer has never found himself in a knockout, but never even been knocked down! And it’s his career! Way Vitali Klitschko in professional sports is rife with a huge array of brilliant achievements and impressive titles. In my life, the Ukrainian boxer was the owner of the title of world champion under version WBO (1999-2000), according to the authoritative sports publication The Ring (2004-2005), as well as the WBC.In addition, the boxer is a Hero of Ukraine, as well as the holder of many state awards and decorations (including the Order “For Services to the Fatherland»).
CAREER in other industries.
Vitali Klitschko: POLITICS AND ART In 2003, the talented Ukrainian fighter with brother created the “Charity Klitschko Brothers Foundation”, which has ten years of experience in the development of sports in Ukraine. In addition, some of the brightest achievements of our today’s hero can boast in the arts. musical “Rocky” was made with the active support of Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko in Germany. As a producer and actor famous athlete also took part in the work on the biopic “Klitschko”, which was filmed by German director Sebastian Denhardt in 2011, the year. In addition, the role of our today’s hero cameo played in several feature films. Political career, Vitali Klitschko NOW In recent years, Vitali Klitschko is actively engaged in building a successful political career. Over the years, he was an advisor to the President of Ukraine, deputy of the Kiev city council and chairman of the party “Blow Vitali Klitschko,” which is part of the Ukrainian parliament. Currently, he is also active as a member of the Verkhovna Rada, as well as some of the Standing Committee on Local Government.
PERSONAL LIFE Vitali Klitschko in 1996, the year Klitschko married the former model Natalia Egorova. In this marriage were born three children – sons Egor (born in 2000) and Maxim (2005 born) and daughter Elizabeth-Victoria (2002 born). His brother Vitali – Wladimir Klitschko is also a professional boxer.