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Igor Kuznetsov

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
LW11.5, LW11.5

Further personal information

Residence
Barnaul, RUS
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Barnaul State Pedagogical University: Russia

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in skiing and athletics in 2002.
Club / Team
Club for the Disabled 'Invasport': Barnaul, RUS
Name of coach
Amir Gumerov [national], RUS; Irina Gromova [national], RUS

General interest

Awards and honours
He holds the national sports title of Master of Sport, National class, in Russia. (asfera.info, 22 Mar 2011)

He was presented with the Russian Order of Friendship for crossing Greenland on skis. (naaltae.ru, 25 Sep 2012)
Other sports
He also competes in para-biathlon at an elite level. (asfera.info, 07 Feb 2013)
Other information
TREKKER
In 2000 he and Matvey Shparo skied 630 kilometres in 43 days across Greenland, and received the Russian Order of Friendship for the achievement. (sky24.ru, 30 Oct 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships Solleftea (Solleftea, Sweden)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Sprint - Classic Sitting Final 2013-02-25 15
Men's Long Distance - Classic Sitting Final 2013-02-26 9
Men's Short Distance Sitting Final 2013-02-28 23
Men's Middle Distance Sitting Final 2013-03-01 17
Men's Long Distance Sitting Final 2013-03-03 16
Men's Middle Distance - Classic Sitting Final 2013-03-05 17