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SHCHUKINA Daria
Sport Wheelchair Curling
NPC Neutral Paralympic Athletes   
GenderWomen
Age39
Place of BirthChelyabinsk, URS
Height1.60 m
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began curling in 2008 at age 29 in Chelyabinsk, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"To make myself tougher and stronger. Sport gave me faith in myself."
Club / Team
Unost'-Metar: Chelyabinsk, RUS
Name of coach
Marina Sogrina, RUS
General Interest
Nicknames
Vasen'ka, Dasha (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018; daryaiva.blogspot.co.uk, 29 Jul 2013)
Hobbies
Photography, basketball, table tennis. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal at the 2017 World Championships in Gangneung, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
She listens to music before a game. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"All for one and one for all." (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018 Team  
World Championship
Rank Year Event Result
2 2016/2017 Team