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Andrey Antipov

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T35

Further personal information

Residence
Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Photographer, Teacher
Languages
German, Russian
Higher education
Pedagogy, History - Nizhniy Novgorod State Educational University: Nizhny Novgorod, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began at the age of 25 in Nizhniy Novgorod.
Why this sport?
As a youngster he participated in swimming, basketball, football and athletics, but as he got older, he understood he wanted to train only in athletics.
Club / Team
Children's-Youth Sport School 'Nizhegorodets': Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Name of coach
Valentina Sukhanova, Evgeny Sukhanov
Training Regime
Six training sessions a week.

International debut

Year
2008
Competing for
Russia
Location
Emmeloord

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
"My first medal at the Russian Championships in 2007." (Athlete, 09 Feb 2011)
Most influential person in career
His father Nikolai. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Nothing is impossible." (Athlete, 09 Feb 2011)
Awards and honours
He holds the national sports title of Master of Sport of International Class in Russia. (yafor.ru, 31 Aug 2012)

He receives a financial stipend from Nizhny Novgorod Regional Governor Valery Shantsev. (yafor.ru, 31 Aug 2012)
Other information
SHUTTERBUG
He works part-time as a professional photographer, specialising in individual photo sessions and weddings. (yafor.ru, 31 Aug 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T35 Final 2011-01-22 5
Men's 100 m T35 Final 2011-01-24 6
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T35 Semifinal 1 2013-07-22 8
Men's 100 m T35 Final 1 2013-07-23 8
Men's 200 m T35 Semifinal 1 2013-07-26 8
Men's 200 m T35 Final 1 2013-07-27 8