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Male wheelchair dancer bows

Ivan Sivak

Para dance sport
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Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
L&F2

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Darya [2013]
Residence
Netishyn, UKR
Languages
Ukrainian
Higher education
Finance - International University of Economics and Humanities: Rivne, UKR

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para dance sport in 2007 in Ukraine.
Club / Team
Invasport: Rivne, UKR
Name of coach
Inna Gurska, UKR; Olena Chyzh, UKR

General interest

Nicknames
Vanya (gazeta.ua, 22 Sep 2013)
Awards and honours
In 2018 he won the XXL Men's Award in Ukraine in the sports category. (paralympic.org.ua, 25 Apr 2018)

He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2018)
Famous relatives
His wife Nadia was his dance partner, with whom he won numerous world and European titles. She passed away in October 2016. (paralympic.org, 10 Oct 2016)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of a fall from the sixth floor of a building in 2006. "I didn't lose consciousness, but I knew right away what had happened. I sat at home for a year." (gazeta.ua, 22 Sep 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships Minsk 2008 (Minsk, Belarus)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Duo Latin 2 Final Ranking 1
2013 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Duo Latin Class 2 Final 2013-12-07 1
Mixed Duo Standard Class 2 Final 2013-12-08 1
2015 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Rome, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Duo Standard Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 3
Duo Latin Class 2 Final 2015-11-08 1
Malle 2017 World Para Dance Sport World Championships (Malle, Belgium)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Single Class 2 Final 2017-10-21 1
Men's Single Freestyle Class 2 Final 2017-10-22 3