Alpine Skiing | Snowboard
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Real Estate Agent
English, German, Russian, Ukrainian
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up snowboarding in 1999 in Kiev, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
A classmate invited him to try the sport. "First of all, it's fun. Second, it's amazing. You have to try it yourself, it can't be explained or understood while sitting on a sofa. I like speed and mountains."
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Today is better than yesterday. All limits are in your head." (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in Ukraine. (invamedia.com, 12 Mar 2014)
He was diagnosed with cancer at age 12, which resulted in the amputation of his leg. (podrobnosti.ua, 14 Mar 2014; Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
|Men's Para Snowboard Cross Standing||Final Round||2014-03-14||24|
|Men's Snowboard Cross SB-LL2||Final||2018-03-12||15|
|Men's Banked Slalom SB-LL2||Final||2018-03-16||15|