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ZLATANOV Radoslav
Sport Para athletics
NPC Bulgaria   
GenderMen
Age30
Place of BirthVeliko Tarnovo, BUL
Height1.80 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Lily
Residence
Veliko Tarnovo, BUL
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Bulgarian, English, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2003 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Why this sport?
His school sports teacher introduced him to athletics coach Georgi Nedev.
Name of coach
Petar Dachev [personal], BUL, from 2016
Senior International Debut
Year
2004
Competing for
Bulgaria
Location
Prague, CZE
General Interest
Nicknames
Rado (dnesbg.com, 24 Jul 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Coach Georgi Nedev, and his mother. (Athlete, 28 Aug 2012)
Hero / Idol
Bulgarian footballer Hristo Stoichkov. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (dnesbg.com, 29 Aug 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
6 2008 100m T13 11.11
11 2008 200m T13 23.22
6 2012 100m T13 11.25
3 2012 Long Jump F13 6.81
Heats 2012 200m T13  DNS
7 2016 100m T13 11.38
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2006 100m T13 11.72
12 2006 200m T13 24.29
  2006 4 x 100m Relay T11-13  DSQ
9 2006 Long Jump F13 5.62
4 2011 100m T13 11.30
4 2013 Long Jump T13 6.62
7 2013 200m T13  DNS
3 2013 100m T13 11.15
4 2015 Long Jump T13 6.61
5 2015 100m T13 11.24
6 2017 100m T13 11.06
2 2017 Long Jump T13 6.88
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 100m T13 11.22
4 2014 Long Jump T13 6.29
2 2016 100m T13 11.02
2 2016 Long Jump T13 6.72
3 2018 Long Jump T13 6.62