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Anastasiia Zavalii

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S6, SB6, SM6

Further personal information

Residence
Poltava, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Business Management, Psychology - WSB University: Warsaw, POL

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2008 in Poltava, Ukraine.
Club / Team
Poltava Regional Rehabilitation and Sports School for the Disabled: Ukraine
Name of coach
Ilia Kalaida [personal], UKR, from 2009

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Eindhoven, NED

General interest

Nicknames
Nastya (VK profile, 10 Mar 2021)
Hobbies
Painting. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Galyna Boyko. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 31 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (pl.suspilne.media, 20 Sep 2019)
Impairment
She was born with an impairment to her musculoskeletal system. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)