Andrey Tuturov

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Sons Ilya and Ivan
Residence
Rybinsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up powerlifting in 2004 after his accident.
Why this sport?
His friends suggested that he try powerlifting.
Club / Team
Olympic Reserve School No. 7: Rybinsk, RUS
Name of coach
Evgeny Smirnov [club], RUS; Dmitry Krasilnikov [national], RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Playing draughts, backgammon, cards and dominoes. (VK profile, 13 Nov 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"You have to overcome yourself. You just have to go to the gym." (1yar.tv, 22 Mar 2007)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport in the Russia Federation. (fpri.ru, 27 May 2015)

In 2014 he was recognised as one of the best athletes of Yarsoslav region, Russian Federation. (yarreg.ru, 26 Feb 2015)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of a car accident. (ntm-tv.ru, 31 Dec 2006)