Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015 in Sochi, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
He met an athletics coach who introduced him to the sport.
Club / Team
Moscow Regional Training Centre in Paralympic, Deaflympic and Non-Olympic Sports: Russia
Name of coach
Nikolay Kolodko [personal], RUS
Hiking, windsurfing, hunting, fishing. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the F40 shot put at the 2019 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (SportsDeskOnline, 29 Mar 2021; Athlete, 25 Mar 2020)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Be the first always and everywhere." (Athlete, 25 Mar 2020)
Awards and honours
In 2020 he received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 12 Nov 2020)
To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2019)
He is a person of short stature. (VK profile, 25 Oct 2019)