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KHRUL Oksana
Sport Para swimming
NPC Ukraine   
GenderWomen
Age23
Place of BirthPoltava, UKR
Height1.68 m
Weight 44 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S6, SB7, SM6
Further Personal Information
Residence
Poltava, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Sport Studies - Kharkiv State Academy of Physical Education: Ukraine
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age nine in Poltava, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
Her mother took her to the pool.
Name of coach
Galyna Boyko [personal], UKR, from 2004
Senior International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Reykjavík, ISL
General Interest
Nicknames
Ksyusha (fakty.ua, 29 Sep 2012)
Hobbies
Learning English. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning one gold medal and one silver medal at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I never say I can't do something. If you say that, nothing will happen. The main thing is not to get hung up on a problem. Just dismiss it." (visnyk.poltava.ua, 22 Oct 2012)
Awards and honours
For her achievements at the 2012 and 2016 Paralympic Games, she received the Orders for Merits [third and second grades] in Ukraine. (president.gov.ua, 17 Sep 2012, 04 Oct 2016)

She has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 27 Feb 2018)
Ambitions
To become a coach. (pravda.com.ua, 08 Nov 2016)
Impairment
She was born with a musculo-skeletal system disease characterised by underdeveloped joints and muscles. (pravda.com.ua, 08 Nov 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
4 2012 100m Backstroke S6 1:29.95
2 2012 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:35.68
4 2012 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:17.10
5 2012 50m Freestyle S6 36.77
1 2012 50m Butterfly S6 36.05 Q
3 2016 100m Backstroke S6 1:26.82
2 2016 50m Butterfly S6 36.45
13 2016 50m Freestyle S6 38.48 
6 2016 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:38.23 
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2010 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:37.28
11 2010 50m Freestyle S6 40.31
10 2010 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:36.72
2 2010 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:14.85
1 2010 50m Butterfly S6 38.46
3 2013 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:36.36
5 2013 50m Freestyle S6 37.93
3 2013 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:17.96
1 2013 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 2:57.35
6 2013 100m Backstroke S6 1:34.29
1 2013 50m Butterfly S6 36.95
5 2013 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 5:29.45
3 2015 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:38.95
1 2015 50m Butterfly S6 37.33
Heats 2015 50m Freestyle S6 37.76
2 2015 100m Backstroke S6 1:26.83
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 50m Butterfly S6 38.25
4 2014 50m Freestyle S6 37.76
4 2014 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:21.10
1 2014 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 2:53.45
2 2014 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:35.96
1 2014 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:02.12
3 2014 100m Backstroke S6 1:34.73
2 2016 100m Backstroke S6 1:27.71
1 2016 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 2:40.24
1 2016 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:37.62
4 2016 50m Freestyle S6 35.63
1 2016 50m Butterfly S6 35.48 WR
1 2018 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:38.93
5 2018 100m Backstroke S6 1:31.23
3 2018 50m Butterfly S6 36.99