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Dmytro Suiarko

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
B2
Guide
Vasyl Potapenko

Further personal information

Residence
Chernihiv, UKR
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Italian, Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Coaching, Physical Education, Teaching - Chernihiv National Pedagogical University: Ukraine

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2012 in Chernihiv, Ukraine.
Club / Team
Invasport: Chernihiv, UKR
Name of coach
Volodymyr Storozhok [personal], UKR, from 2012; Oleksandr Semenov, UKR

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Vuokatti, FIN

General interest

Nicknames
Dima (Facebook profile, 08 Nov 2018)
Hobbies
Football, recreation, playing computer games. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning the 7.5km sprint at the 2016/17 World Cup event in the Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2018)
Most influential person in career
His parents, and coach Volodymyr Storozhok. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
French biathlete Martin Fourcade. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2016 he was named among the three best Para athletes in the Chernihiv region of Ukraine. (topnews.cn.ua, 14 Apr 2017)

He has received the title of Master of Sport in Ukraine. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2018)
Other sports
He competed in both biathlon and cross-country skiing at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (SportsDeskOnline, 19 Mar 2018)
Ambitions
To win medals at the 2019 World Championships in Prince George, BC, Canada. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2017 IPC Nordic skiing World Championships Finsterau, GER (Finsterau, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Middle Distance VI Final 2017-02-11 3
Men's Sprint - Free Style VI Final 2017-02-12 8
Men's Long Distance VI Final 2017-02-14 5
Open Relay Final 2017-02-15 4
Men's Long Distance - Classic VI Final 2017-02-16 7
Men's Sprint VI Final 2017-02-18 10
Men's Middle Distance - Free Style VI Final 2017-02-19 6
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 7.5km Visual Impaired Final 2018-03-10 6
Men's 12.5km Visual Impaired Final 2018-03-13 9
Men's 1.5km Sprint Classic Visual Impaired Final 2018-03-14 6
Men's 15km Visual Impaired Final 2018-03-16 6
Men's 10km Classic Visual Impaired Final 2018-03-17 6
Prince George 2019 World Para Nordic Skiing Championships (Prince George, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Middle Distance VI Final 2019-02-16 4
Men's Middle Distance - Free Style VI Final 2019-02-17 2
Men's Sprint - Free Style VI Final 2019-02-18 3
Men's Sprint VI Final 2019-02-20 2
Mixed Relay Final 2019-02-23 1
Men's Long Distance - Classic VI Final 2019-02-24 5