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Bigaisha Makhayeva

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Residence
Atyrau, KAZ
Languages
Kazakh, Russian

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
She was invited to try Para sport by coach Yerzhan Sultanov, who worked at a local sports club for people with an impairment.
Club / Team
Atyrau Sports Club for the Impaired: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Ruslan Aitbayev [personal], KAZ

General interest

Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport in Kazakhstan. (kazsports.kz, 20 Dec 2017)
Other sports
She has competed in Para athletics and won gold medals in discus throw and shot put at the national championships in Kazakhstan. She has also competed in Para armwrestling at national level. (azh.kz, 08 Mar 2018; azh.kz, 29 Sep 2016)
Impairment
Her impairment is a result of a traffic accident she was involved in. (azh.kz, 29 Sep 2016)