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Kirill Pankov

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13

Further personal information

Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Student
Languages
English, Russian, Uzbek
Higher education
Coaching, Teaching - Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health: St. Petersburg, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age 10 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Why this sport?
His parents introduced him to the sport.
Name of coach
Dmitry Pankov [personal, father], UZB, from 2009

International debut

Year
2012
Competing for
Uzbekistan
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
London, ENG

General interest

Hobbies
Reading, walking. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the S13 100m butterfly at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 29 Mar 2021)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2019)
Hero / Idol
US basketball player Michael Jordan. (Athlete, 29 Mar 2021)
Awards and honours
He received the title of Honoured Athlete of the Republic of Uzbekistan in recognition of his achievements at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (gazeta.uz, 22 Sep 2016)
Famous relatives
His father Dmitry Pankov represented Uzbekistan in swimming at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta. (SportsDeskOnline, 08 Mar 2019; tv21.ru, 20 Oct 2016)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2022 World Championships in Madeira, Portugal, to win a gold medal at the 2022 Asian Para Games in Hangzhou, People's Republic of China, and to compete at the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris. (Athlete, 13 May 2022)
Other information
FURTHER EDUCATION
In 2021 he began master's studies in sports coaching at the Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. (lesgaft.spb.ru, 30 Aug 2021)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Butterfly S13 Final Round 2012-08-31 6
Men's 100 m Butterfly S13 Heat 1 2012-08-31 3
Men's 100 m Backstroke S13 Heat 2 2012-09-03 6
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Heat 1 2015-07-13 6
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Final 1 2015-07-13 7
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM13 Final 1 2015-07-14 5
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM13 Heat 2 2015-07-14 7
Men's 100 m Backstroke S13 Final 1 2015-07-15 4
Men's 100 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 2015-07-18 11
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Butterfly S13 Final Round 2016-09-08 2
Men's 100 m Butterfly S13 Heat 1 2016-09-08 1
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Final Round 2016-09-14 7
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Heat 1 2016-09-14 1
Men's 100 m Backstroke S13 Heat 1 2016-09-17 1
Men's 100 m Backstroke S13 Final Round 2016-09-17 4