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Andrey Kholostiakov

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T37

Further personal information

Residence
Ufa, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Teacher
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Bashkir Institute of Physical Education: Ufa, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 12.
Why this sport?
Coach Tatiana Shchepetilnikova noticed him at a sports festival and invited him to do athletics.
Club / Team
Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve no.15: Ufa, RUS
Name of coach
Valentina Ivanova, RUS; Tatiana Shchepetilnikova, RUS

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you have a dream, run for it. If you can't run, walk for it. If you can't walk, crawl for it. If you can't crawl, lie down and drag yourself towards your dream." (vedomosti.journal-ufa.ru, 22 May 2014)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Russia. (mmpsrb.ru, 03 Feb 2014)
Other sports
He holds the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in fencing. (vedomosti.journal-ufa.ru, 22 May 2014)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as a physical education teacher at Bashkir Institute of Physical Education. (ufa-edu.ru, 19 Nov 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T37 Heat 1 5
Men's 200 m T37 Heat 1 4
Men's 400 m T37 Final Round 5
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final Round 6
Men's 4x400 m T35-38 Final Round 4
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T37 Heat 2 2
Men's 100 m T37 Final Round 5
Men's 200 m T37 Heat 1 5
Men's 200 m T37 Final Round 7