2000 – Prepared three swimmers for the Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia (Igor Chervynskiy (1500m: 15:08.80), Igor Snitko (1500 Free: 15:14.67), Yana Klochkova (200 IM: 2:12.68 & 800 Free: 8:22.66). Dmitriy coached the athletes from their novel level to the Olympic stage. He prepared athletes for the Olympic and immigrated to Canada. Coach Dmitriy delegated coaching of these swimmers to other coaches, Nina and Oleksandr Kozhukh. Dmitriy has had a tight and great relationship with these coaches since that time.