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Galina Lipatnikova



Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy

Further personal information

Perm, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2013 at age 29 in Perm, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"My friend just invited me to train. I agreed and stayed in athletics."
Club / Team
Perm Adaptive Sports School of Paralympic Reserve: Russia
Name of coach
Sergey Lodochnikov [personal], RUS

General interest

Making art with rhinestones. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the F36 shot put at the 2019 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2020)
Awards and honours
In 2020 she received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (, 30 Jul 2020)

She received the 2015 Overcoming Award in the Perm region of the Russian Federation. (, 11 Dec 2015)
Other sports
She has received the title of Master of Sport in darts. She has also competed in Para swimming at regional level in the Russian Federation. (, 13 Apr 2016;, 12 Jul 2014)
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2019)