Nation: Russian Federation
DOB: October 6, 1990
Career Highlights: Vlasov has established himself as the potential favorite for the gold medal as he followed up his first-place finish at the
2011 world championships by winning the European championships in March. Already qualified for his first Olympics, Vlasov
keeps performing better year after year. He won a world junior title in 2010, then moved up to the senior level and won bronze
medals at both the World Cup and European championships in 2011. Vlasov hasn’t finished lower than third in any event he’s
entered since moving up to the senior level.
Olympic History: None