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Denis Gavrilov

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12
Guide
Sergey Ivanov

Further personal information

Residence
Novocheboksarsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Agricultural Engineering - Chuvash State Agricultural Academy: Cheboksary, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2005 in Novocheboksarsk, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"I have always liked running. I get pleasure from it."
Club / Team
Cheboksary Adaptive Sports School: Russia
Name of coach
Roman Drugov [personal], RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Spending time with family. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Finishing in fourth place at the 2018 Kazan Marathon in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019; aims-worldrunning.org, 20 May 2018)
Hero / Idol
Kenyan long-distance runner Eliud Kipchoge, Russian long-distance runner Stepan Kiselyov. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (sport.cap.ru, 11 Jan 2020; Athlete, 02 Dec 2019)
Ambitions
To compete in the marathon at the 2020 and 2024 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019)