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Daniil Smirnov

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
Dzerzhinsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 11 in Vichuga, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Zarya Sports School of Olympic Reserve: Dzerzhinsk, RUS
Name of coach
Denis Dorogaev [personal], RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Cycling, running, listening to music. (Athlete, 28 May 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Receiving the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation in 2017. (Athlete, 28 May 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents, and coach Denis Dorogaev. (Athlete, 28 May 2019)
Hero / Idol
Russian mixed martial artist Fedor Emelianenko, US swimmer Michael Phelps, Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova. (Athlete, 28 May 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 08 Apr 2021)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 28 May 2019)