Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency, Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
S6, SB7, SM6
Further personal information
Sons Ilya and Yegor
Belarusian State Agricultural Academy: Horki, BLR
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013 in Brest, Belarus.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by fellow Belarusian Para swimmer Andrei Yushchyk, who he met at a rehabilitation class.
Club / Team
Brest Regional Centre of Olympic Reserve: Belarus
Name of coach
Aliaksandr Polegoshko [personal], BLR
He trains three times per week.
Awards and honours
In 2015 he received the title of Master of Sport in Belarus. (sb.by, 02 Mar 2018)
In 2012 he lost his right arm above the elbow while trying to fix a machine at work. Eight months later, he fractured his spine diving into a lake. He was hospitalised for over a year and had to learn to walk again. (sb.by, 02 Mar 2018)