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Kirill Belousov

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment

Further personal information

Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Information Technology
Languages
English, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2010 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
VoViS Sports School of Olympic Reserve: St. Petersburg, RUS
Name of coach
Kirill Pavlyukevich [personal], RUS

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Russia
Location
Seoul, KOR

General interest

Nicknames
Cyrmax (Facebook profile, 01 Jun 2019)
Hobbies
Computer programming. (novayagazeta.ru, 06 Feb 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning two silver medals at the 2019 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 26 Feb 2020)
Most influential person in career
His first coach Vladislav Kustov, his mother, and coach Igor Tveryakov. (Athlete, 05 Sep 2016)
Hero / Idol
Russian Para swimmer Alexander Golintovskii. (Athlete, 05 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 18 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2019)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He runs Accessible Environment, which interacts with different organisations to adapt urban environments to the needs of visually impaired people. He also works as an IT specialist with the Speaking City project, which is developing a system of information and orientation in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. (novayagazeta.ru, 06 Feb 2019)