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Ievgen Panibratets

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S2

Further personal information

Residence
Mykolayiv, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in the sport in 2008 in Mykolayiv, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
Doctors encouraged him to try the sport.
Club / Team
Invasport: Mykolayiv, UKR
Name of coach
Tatiana Ilina [personal], UKR, from 2008

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Ukraine
Location
Berlin, GER

General interest

Nicknames
Zhenya (Facebook profile, 10 Feb 2021)
Hobbies
Reading. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the S2 50m freestyle at the 2016 European Championships in Funchal, Portugal. (SportsDeskOnline, 03 Aug 2021; paralympic.org, 19 Sep 2018; Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"A lot can be done if you really want to." (Facebook profile, 16 Jul 2021)
Awards and honours
In 2012 he won the Strength of Spirit award for the Mykolayiv region of Ukraine. (nikcity.com, 14 Sep 2012)

He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 31 Dec 2020)
Impairment
He fractured the C5-C6 vertebrae in his spine in an accident. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 2012-09-03 6
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final Round 2012-09-05 8
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 2 2012-09-05 2
Men's 50 m Freestyle S2 Final Round 2012-09-07 7
Men's 50 m Freestyle S2 Heat 2 2012-09-07 3
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2015-07-14 5
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 2015-07-18 8
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Final 1 2015-07-18 5
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2015-07-19 1
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2015-07-19 4
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2016-09-09 2
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Final Round 2016-09-09 5
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2016-09-15 4
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final Round 2016-09-15 5