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Georgii Margiev

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T47

Further personal information

Residence
Vladikavkaz, RUS
Languages
Georgian, Russian
Higher education
Coaching - North Ossetian State Pedagogical Institute: Vladikavkaz, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in December 2012 in Vladikavkaz, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"As a child, I loved running. When I was sent to buy bread, I would run. When I went home after school, I would run. I would even run when I went out for a walk in the street."
Club / Team
Stimul Sports School of Olympic Reserve: Vladikavkaz, RUS
Name of coach
Boris Koroev [personal], RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Photography. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the U23 200m at the 2015 International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation [IWAS] World Junior Championships in Stadskanaal, Netherlands. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2019, iwasf.com, 08 Jul 2015)
Most influential person in career
His teammates and family. (Athlete, 28 Mar 2020)
Hero / Idol
Russian freestyle wrestler Besik Kudukhov. (Athlete, 06 Jan 2016)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 17 Feb 2021; minsport.gov.ru, 25 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2019)