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Arsen Kurbanov

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
T54

Further personal information

Residence
Moscow, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2016 in Moscow, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
He liked wheelchair racing.
Club / Team
Vorobyovy Gory: Moscow, RUS
Name of coach
Alexei Vasyatkin [personal], RUS; Sergey Shilov [personal], RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Taking walks in nature, music, reading, computer games. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the T53 200m at the 2016 European Championships in Grosseto, Italy. (SportsDeskOnline, 29 Mar 2021; Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, Irish mixed martial artist Conor McGregor. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 25 Dec 2020)
Other sports
He has competed in Para cross-country skiing at national level in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2019)