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Dmitry Torgunakov

Para dance sport

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
Moscow, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2010 in Moscow, Russia.
Why this sport?
He attended a wheelchair dance sport competition, where he met dancer Irina Gordeeva. She taught him to dance over the following six months.

General interest

Impairment
His impairment is the result of injuries sustained after falling from a tree at age 18. (dancingwheels.by, 03 Jan 2012)
Other information
DANCING RELATIONSHIP
After his dance partner Irina Gordeeva taught him to dance in 2010, he asked her on a date. They have been in relationship ever since. (dancingwheels.by, 03 Jan 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2013 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Duo Standard Class 2 Final 2013-12-08 2
2015 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Rome, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Single Freestyle Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 2
Duo Standard Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 2