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Alexsander Artemov

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
B1
Guide
Ilia Cherepanov

Further personal information

Family
Wife Larisa, daughter Anastasia, son Kirill
Residence
Bolshiye Akiyary, RUS
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2006 in Yalutorovsk, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
He has always liked skiing and finds the sport fun.
Club / Team
Youth of Moscow: Russia
Name of coach
Alexei Kopytin [national, personal], RUS

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Russia

General interest

Nicknames
Sasha (csp72.ru, 20 Mar 2014)
Hobbies
Playing the guitar, fixing things, spending time with family, listening to audio books with friends. (Athlete, 29 Dec 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Achieving a second-place finish at a World Cup event in 2016, and placing fourth in the men's visually impaired 20km classic style event at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 28 Dec 2020)
Most influential person in career
Guide Ilia Cherepanov, and coach Alexei Kopytin. (Athlete, 10 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 29 May 2020; Athlete, 10 Dec 2017)
Other sports
He competed in both biathlon and cross-country skiing at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (paralymp.ru, 08 Dec 2017; SportsDeskOnline, 05 Jan 2021)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 10 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships Solleftea (Solleftea, Sweden)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Sprint - Classic VI Final 2013-02-25 11
Men's Long Distance - Free Style VI Final 2013-02-27 9999
Men's Short Distance VI Final 2013-02-28 15
Men's Middle Distance VI Final 2013-03-01 13
Men's Long Distance VI Final 2013-03-03 11
Men's Middle Distance - Classic VI Final 2013-03-05 3
Paralympic Winter Games 2014 (Sochi, Russia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 7.5 km Visually Impaired Final Round 2014-03-08 9
Men's 20 km Visually Impaired Final Round 2014-03-10 4
Men's 1 km Sprint Visually Impaired Semifinal 2014-03-12 7
Men's 15 km Visually Impaired Final Round 2014-03-14 8
Men's 10 km Visually Impaired Final Round 2014-03-16 9
2015 IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships Cable (Cable, United States of America)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Short Distance VI Race 1 2015-01-24 6
Men's Long Distance - Free Style VI Race 1 2015-01-25 6
Men's Middle Distance VI Race 1 2015-01-27 7
Men's Long Distance VI Race 1 2015-01-30 9999
Men's Middle Distance - Classic VI Race 1 2015-01-31 8