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Ayrat Zakiev

Powerlifting
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Biography

Further personal information

Residence
Kazan, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Veterinary Science - Kazan State Academy of Veterinary Medicine: Russia

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para powerlifting at age 17 at a sports club.
Why this sport?
He began the sport to socialise, make new friends and travel.
Name of coach
Bilyalyutdin Badtrutdinov [personal], RUS, from 2002

International debut

Year
2002
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Czech Republic

General interest

Awards and honours
He received the Order For Merits to the Fatherland [second class] in the Russian Federation, in recognition of his performance at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (kremlin.ru, 30 Sep 2009)

He was included in the Book of Honour in the city of Kazan, Russian Federation. (kzn.ru, 01 Oct 2015)

In 2009 he received the Medal For Valiant Labour in the Russian Federation. (advis.ru, 09 Feb 2009)

He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 28 Dec 2021)
Other information
SANCTION
In August 2016 he received a four-year suspension from the Russian Anti-Doping Agency [RUSADA], backdated from 22 April 2015. (realnoevremya.ru, 29 Aug 2016; trud.ru, 29 Aug 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -60 kg Final Round 2
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 60.00kg Final 2010-07-27 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -60 kg Final Round 2012-09-01 9999
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 65.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-07 2