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TRYPUTS Aliaksandr
Sport Para athletics
NPC Belarus   
GenderMen
Age36
Place of BirthGrodno, URS
Height1.88 m
Weight 90 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F54
Further Personal Information
Residence
Grodno, BLR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Belarusian, Russian
Higher education
Coaching - Belarusian State University of Physical Education: Minsk, BLR
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 1994 at age 12 in Grodno, Belarus.
Why this sport?
He likes throwing events.
Club / Team
Republican Centre of Olympic Preparation in Paralympic and Deaflympic Sports: Minsk, BLR
Name of coach
Aliaksandr Barkun [personal], BLR
Senior International Debut
Year
1999
Competing for
Belarus
Location
Portugal
General Interest
Hobbies
Extreme sports, parachuting. (Athlete, 29 Jun 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Coach Valery Orlov. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Belarusian hammer thrower Ivan Tsikhan. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always be first." (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He was Belarus' flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)

He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Belarus. (Athlete, 27 Jun 2017; sportfpb.by, 22 Dec 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 29 Jun 2018)
Impairment
He has a physical impairment due to an accident. He was also born with a visual impairment. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2000 Javelin Throw F12 47.76
4 2000 Pentathlon P12 2771
1 2004 Javelin Throw F12 56.63 
2 2004 Pentathlon P13 2939 
5 2008 Javelin Throw F11-12 52.40
  2008 Pentathlon P12 DNS
3 2016 Javelin Throw F54 23.56
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2006 Javelin Throw F12 51.05
10 2006 Pentathlon P12 2139
9 2011 Javelin Throw F13 47.84
  2015 Shot Put F55  NoM
3 2017 Javelin Throw F54 27.78
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2016 Javelin Throw F54 25.47
1 2018 Javelin Throw F54 29.48