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Anton Sukhorukov

Shooting

Biography

Further personal information

Residence
Krasnodar, RUS
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Donetsk Law Institute: Ukraine

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He first took up able-bodied shooting in Ukraine. In 2016 he began Para shooting in Krasnodar, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Krasnodar Regional Centre of Paralympic Preparation: Russia
Name of coach
Igor Polyakov [personal], RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Fishing. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the B7 event at the 2018 Russian Championships. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Ukrainian shooter and his father Yuriy Sukhorukov. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 06 Aug 2019)
Famous relatives
His father Yuriy Sukhorukov has represented Ukraine in shooting and won silver in the 50m rifle three positions event at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. His mother Iryna Sukhorukova has worked as coach of the Ukrainian national shooting team. (SportsDeskOnline, 17 Dec 2019; Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)
Other information
FURTHER EDUCATION
He has studied coaching at Donetsk National University in Ukraine. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)