Born August 23, 1978 in Kustanai Region. Height 162 cm. Weight 55 kg.
Student Russia State Academy of Physical Culture (RGAFK).
Type of sport - Gymnastics.
First coach - P. Chunosov.
In favor of the Dynamo and the Moscow City physical training and sports association (MGFSO). In the national team team since 1995. Coaching - In. Alfosov IN. Artamonov.
. In 1998 at the European Championships won 1 st place in their individual all-around.
. In 1999 at the World Cup took 2 nd place on the uneven bars, 2-nd place in the team all-around.
. In 2000 at the Olympic Games in Sydney (Australia) won the silver (25 September - in the vault) and bronze (18 September - the all-around team) medals in the gymnastics competitions for men.
. Hobbies - music, holidays in good company.
. Lives in Moscow.
. Unofficial page
- Unofficial Site A
. P. Bondarenko private server of the Netherlands project "Olympic EuroGym", dedicated to the gymnasts and gymnastics in Russia and Ukraine. Website in English. Under development.