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Andrey Shashko

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12

Further personal information

Residence
Volgograd, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Clinical Psychology - Volgograd State Medical University: Russia

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2006 at age 13 in Volgograd, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Volgograd Centre of Sports Preparation in Adaptive Sports: Russia
Name of coach
Sergey Globa, RUS, from 2006

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
Grand Prix
Location
Italy

General interest

Hobbies
Listening to music, learning foreign languages. (Athlete, 12 Oct 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the high jump [T12] at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (Athlete, 31 May 2016)
Most influential person in career
His parents and his coach. (Athlete, 12 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
French triple jumper Teddy Tamgho, US triple jumper Christian Taylor, Russian long jumper Aleksandr Menkov, US long jumper Mike Powell, Swedish high jumper Stefan Holm. (Athlete, 12 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 12 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T12 Final 1 2015-10-25 3