National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Belarus
Aleksandr Karshakevich

Born on April 6, 1959 in Minsk.

The Champion of the Games of the XXIV Summer Olympiad 1988 in Seoul as a member of the USSR team.

The silver medalist of the Games of the XXII Olympiad 1980 in Moscow.

One of the best wingers of the world handball.

Was the first to invent and use a "twist" throw, so he could kick a goal virtually from a zero angle.

Was awarded the title “Merited Master of Sports”.