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David Degtyarev

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature

Further personal information

Residence
Atbasar, KAZ
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training at age 19 in Atbasar, Kazakhstan.
Club / Team
Mergen Sports Club for the Disabled: Kokshetau, KAZ

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Kazakhstan
Location
Dubai, UAE

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at his first regional competition in 2017. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Yury Kolesnikov. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2018 he was named among the Best Athletes in the Akmola region of Kazakhstan. (kokshetau.asia, 06 Dec 2018)

He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (prosports.kz, 08 Oct 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 54.00kg Final 2017-12-07 7