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Aleksei Kotlov

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
T47

Further personal information

Residence
Tryokhgorny, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Coaching - Ural State University of Physical Education: Chelyabinsk, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2000 in Tryokhgorny, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
He tried the sport and found he enjoyed training.
Club / Team
Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve Number 1: Tryokhgorny, RUS
Name of coach
Elena Malchikova, RUS, from 2005

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Games
Location
Sharjah, UAE

General interest

Hobbies
Playing football, listening to music, watching movies. (Athlete, 24 May 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, winning gold at the 2014 European Championships in Swansea, Wales. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
His family, and his coaches. (Athlete, 24 May 2014)
Hero / Idol
US sprinter Michael Johnson. (Athlete, 24 May 2014)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Impairment
He is missing his left hand. (Instagram profile, 31 Jul 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T46 Heat 1 2012-09-04 6
Men's 800 m T46 Heat 2 2012-09-06 5
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T47 Heat 2 2015-10-22 6
Men's 400 m T47 Final 1 2015-10-23 3
Men's 200 m T47 Heat 1 2015-10-24 2
Men's 200 m T47 Final 1 2015-10-25 5
Men's 4x100 m T42-47 Final 1 2015-10-31 3