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Amanat Kalkayev

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T37, F37

Further personal information

Residence
Almaty, KAZ
Languages
Kazakh, Russian
Higher education
Coaching - Kazakh Academy of Sport and Tourism: Almaty, KAZ

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2009 at age 17 in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Club / Team
Almaty Sports Club: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Aitzhan Baisbayev, KAZ, from 2015

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Kazakhstan
Tournament
Asian Para Games
Location
Guangzhou, CHN

General interest

Hobbies
Playing football and table tennis, listening to music. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2015; VK profile, 21 Apr 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze medals in the 100m and 200m at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2016)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2015)
Hero / Idol
US sprinter Justin Gatlin. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 25 Aug 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T37/38 Final 1 2013-07-20 8
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T37 Final 1 2015-10-29 8
Men's 100 m T37 Heat 2 2015-10-30 12
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T37 Final Round 2016-09-13 10
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T37 Heat 1 2017-07-19 9
Men's Long Jump T37 Final 1 2017-07-21 9