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Alexander Belov

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Nizhnevartovsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para powerlifting at age 18 in Nizhnevartovsk, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"I wanted to be powerful."
Club / Team
Ugra Adaptive Sports Centre: Nizhnevartovsk, RUS
Name of coach
Muza Gaifetdinova [personal], RUS, from 2010

General interest

Hobbies
Video games. (Athlete, 21 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the 80kg weight category at the 2015 Asian Open Championships in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 21 Jul 2019; paralympic.org, 28 Jul 2015)
Most influential person in career
Coach Muza Gaifetdinova. (Athlete, 21 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Russian weightlifter Aleksei Lovchev. (Athlete, 21 Jul 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2015 he received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 08 Jun 2015)