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Filipp Spitcyn

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
B3

Further personal information

Residence
Kotelnich, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 21 in Kotelnich, Russia.
Why this sport?
He followed his brothers into the sport.
Club / Team
Centre of Sports Preparation: Kirov, RUS
Name of coach
Andrey Koshkin [personal], RUS

International debut

Year
2006
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Germany

General interest

Hobbies
Fishing. (Athlete, 21 Jan 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in Russia. (Athlete, 21 Jan 2015)

He was named one of the 10 Best Athletes of 2007 of Kirov region, Russia. (sport-kirov.ru, 25 Jan 2008)
Other sports
He competes in para-biathlon and cross-country skiing. (sbezgraniz.ru, 21 Nov 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships Solleftea (Solleftea, Sweden)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Sprint - Classic VI Final 2013-02-25 13
Men's Long Distance - Free Style VI Final 2013-02-27 9
Men's Short Distance VI Final 2013-02-28 12
Men's Middle Distance VI Final 2013-03-01 10
Men's Long Distance VI Final 2013-03-03 7
Men's Middle Distance - Classic VI Final 2013-03-05 12