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Ildar Pomykalov

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12

Further personal information

Residence
Ufa, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Physical Education - Bashkir State Pedagogical University: Ufa, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 1990.
Why this sport?
He was inspired by his uncle Anatoly Pomykalov, who was a 1988 Paralympic silver medallist.
Name of coach
Petr Buylov
Coach from which country?
Russia
Coach from what year?
1990

International debut

Year
1993
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Dublin

General interest

Hobbies
Watching movies and sports, listening to music. (Athlete, 30 May 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement
His first victory at the 2000 Paralympic Games in Sydney. (Athlete, 30 May 2014)
Injuries
He ran in the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing with an injured Achilles' tendon, and competed in the 2012 Games in London with an injured knee. (london2012.rsport.ru, 09 Sep 2012)
Awards and honours
In 2012 he received the Certificate of Honour of the Bashkir Republic. (kiziltan.ru, 23 Nov 2012)

He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russia. (bashkortostan450.ru, 12 Feb 2008)

In 2002 he received the Russian Order of Friendship. (bashkortostan450.ru, 12 Feb 2008)

He was named Outstanding Athlete of the Bashkir Republic in 1997. (bashkortostan450.ru, 12 Feb 2008)
Famous relatives
His uncle, Anatoly Pomykalov, won silver in 800m at the 1988 Paralympic Games in Seoul. (Athlete, 30 May 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games (Atlanta, United States of America)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T12 Final Round 3
Men's Marathon T12 Final Round 7
Men's 10000 m T12 Final Round 4
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T12 Final Round 3
Men's 10000 m T12 Final Round 9999
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T12 Final Round 2
Men's 1500 m T12 Heat 2 9999
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T13 Final Round 1
Men's 10000 m T13 Final Round 6
IPC Athletics World Championships Villeneuve d'Ascq 2002 (Villeneuve d'Ascq, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T13 Final Round 1
Men's 10000 m T13 Final Round 5
Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games (Sydney, Australia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T13 Final Round 1
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T12 Final 2011-01-30 5
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T12 Final Round 2012-09-09 9