Katsiaryna Shastsina

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
LW12

Further personal information

Residence
Minsk, BLR
Occupation
Customer Service
Languages
Belarusian, English, Russian
Higher education
Teaching, Translation/interpretation - Belarusian State University: Minsk, BLR

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2017 in Minsk, Belarus.
Why this sport?
"It all happened by chance, this is how fate developed. They called me, I tried it, I liked it."
Club / Team
Republican Training Centre of Para Sports: Minsk, BLR
Name of coach
Vasili Lebedzev [personal], BLR; Mikhail Lebedzev [personal], BLR

General interest

Nicknames
Katya (Instagram profile, 04 Nov 2021)
Hobbies
Reading, watching movies, cooking. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
Coaches Mikhail Lebedzev and Vasili Lebedzev. (Athlete, 04 Feb 2021)
Hero / Idol
US Para Nordic skiers Oksana Masters and Kendall Gretsch, Norwegian cross-country skier Therese Johaug. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport in Belarus. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)