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Andrei Kuzmin

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
F13, T13

Further personal information

Residence
Barnaul, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Ecology - Altai State University: Barnaul, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training seriously in 2013 in Volchikha, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
It was the only sport available in his village.
Club / Team
Altai Regional College of Olympic Reserve: Barnaul, RUS
Name of coach
Denis Gaiduk [personal]

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
Grand Prix
Location
Grosseto, ITA

General interest

Nicknames
Andy (Instagram profile, 19 Nov 2019)
Hobbies
Music, arts, regional geography. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the T13 100m at the 2019 National Championships in Cheboksary, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2021)
Most influential person in career
Coach Sergey Manuylov. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Injuries
He competed with an injury that affected his performance at the 2019 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Instagram profile, 19 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (fss.org.ru, 18 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2021)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T12 Semifinal 1 2015-10-22 3
Men's 100 m T12 Heat 3 2015-10-22 6
Men's 100 m T12 Final 1 2015-10-23 4
Men's 200 m T12 Heat 4 2015-10-28 5
Men's 200 m T12 Semifinal 1 2015-10-29 6
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Heat 2 2015-10-30 1