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GLIEBOVA Olena
Sport Para athletics
NPC Ukraine   
GenderWomen
Age37
Place of BirthKomsomolsk, URS
Height1.82 m
Weight 59 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Further Personal Information
Marital status
* unknown *
Family
One son
Residence
Dnipro, UKR
Occupation
Coach
Languages
English, Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Coaching, Teaching - Dnipro State Institute of Physical Education and Sport: Ukraine
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2012.
Senior International Debut
Year
2012
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Stadskanaal, NED
General Interest
Nicknames
Lena (invasport.org.ua, 03 Jul 2012)
Hobbies
Spending time with her son. (Athlete, 23 Sep 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning two gold medals at the 2013 World Championships in Lyon, France. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Coach Svetlana Tverdokhleb. (Athlete, 23 Sep 2015)
Awards and honours
She was presented with the Medal for Progress of the Dnipropetrovsk region of Ukraine following her performances at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (tourdnepr.com, 20 Sep 2012)

She holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (gorod.dp.ua, 16 Feb 2018)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She retired from the sport after the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 29 Jun 2018)

COACH
She has worked as a coach with the Start Dnipro running club in Ukraine. (startdnipro.com, 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2012 400m T13 58.44
5 2012 100m T13 12.64
4 2016 100m T13 12.28
5 2016 400m T13 57.59
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2013 100m T13 12.32
1 2013 400m T13 56.76
  2015 400m T13  DNF
4 2017 200m T13 25.41
5 2017 100m T13 12.44
5 2017 400m T13 59.09