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Antonina Baranova

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
F20

Further personal information

Family
Husband Ivan Bykov, one son, one daughter
Residence
Voronezh, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in athletics at age eight in Voronezh, Russian Federation. She has been specialising in the shot put since 2010.
Why this sport?
She has liked athletics since childhood.
Club / Team
Voronezh Regional Sports School of Paralympic Reserve: Russia
Name of coach
Oleg Kostyuchenko, RUS, from 2013

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Lyon, FRA

General interest

Nicknames
Tonya (riavrn.ru, 12 Feb 2013)
Hobbies
Cooking, floristry. (Athlete, 05 Oct 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the shot put at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (Athlete, 27 May 2016)
Most influential person in career
Her first coach Lyudmila Narozhnaya. (Athlete, 05 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 30 Dec 2020)
Famous relatives
Her younger sister Natalia previously represented the Russian Federation in para-athletics. (riavrn.ru, 12 Feb 2013)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 05 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F20 Final 1 2013-07-26 2
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F20 Final 1 2015-10-23 2