Oleg Burinskiy

Oleg Burinskiy was born on Dec. 16, 1963 in Daugavpils (Latvia). Latvian.

In 1980 he participated in the first Latvia bodybuilding competition.
Since 1981 (the date of the first championship of Latvian bodybuilding), takes part, and then a direct organizer of the Latvian bodybuilding and fitness championship.

In 1982, drafted into the army. Finishes with honors from the school for NCOs in OMSDON (Single Motor Rifle Division of Special Purpose) in Moscow.
1983-1984 - Commander of the Riga Latvian Interior Ministry special unit.
In 1984, during the Championship in Combat Sambo (then, known as ultimate fighting), among the special units of the Soviet Union (representing the Interior Ministry special forces of Latvia), Oleg gets a serious knee injury. On full-fledged sport, had to forget for long 10 years of recovery.
After demobilization, Oleg, on the basis of experience accumulated earlier, takes part in the later championship of Latvia on bodybuilding. Oleg take the 2nd place in the heavyweight category, beating Anatoly Tsehovskogo (now - sports school coach), Andrew Kalnins (now - Baptist in Sweden) and other Latvian heavyweights, losing only to powerful Shubnikov Mikhail (Russia).

Since 1989, manages the Federation of Bodybuilding of Latvia.
In 1997, officially registers Federation of fitness and bodybuilding in Latvia, which, in the same year, is part of the WFF-international.
Since 1998 he is Vice-President of World Fitness Federation and since 2004 - Vice-President of World Body Building Federation.

In 2008, founded a unique in Eastern Europe, museum of history of power athletics.

February 22, 2011, opens the first country's official education centre for the preparation of fitness trainers.



WFF Latvia Oleg Burinsky 1981

2008. Organizers of the Latvia first bodybuilding championship (1981) Oleg Burinsky and Gregory Kutsyn continue to successfully operate and collaborate.


With the vice speaker of the State Duma of Russia - Vladimir Zhirinovsky:

Oleg Burinsky and Vladimir Zhirinovsky


Oleg Burinsky and Latvian President Guntis Ulmanis

Oleg Burinsky and Latvian President Guntis Ulmanis


2010. Award ceremony of the of Miss Fitness Model:


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