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Alexey Amosov

Para Ice Hockey
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency

Further personal information

Family
Wife Maria, daughter Victoria
Residence
Moscow, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Management - Academy of Labour and Social Relations: Moscow, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2009 with the Polar Bears ice sledge hockey club in Moscow, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Phoenix: Russia
Name of coach
Nikolay Sharshukov [club], RUS; Sergey Samoylov [national], RUS
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Russia

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, and a bronze medal at the 2013 World Championships A-Pool in Goyang, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2015)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Work is the key to success." (Athlete, 06 Mar 2014)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russian Federation. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2015)

He received the Order For Merit to the Fatherland [first grade] in Russian Federation, in recognition of his performance at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (kremlin.ru, 17 Mar 2014)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of being seriously wounded during military service. (pravdasevera.ru, 12 Mar 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Paralympic Winter Games 2014 (Sochi, Russia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Group B 2014-03-08 2
Mixed Group B 2014-03-09 4
Mixed Group B 2014-03-11 6
Mixed Group B - Standings 2014-03-11 1
Mixed Semifinal 2014-03-13 201
Mixed Gold Medal Match 2014-03-15 101