Konstantin Ganechkin

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S6

Further personal information

Residence
Samara, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Manager
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 28 in Samara, Russia.
Club / Team
Ladia Centre: Samara, RUS
Name of coach
Anzhelika Matveeva, RUS; Larisa Oleynikova, RUS

General interest

Awards and honours
He holds the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in Russia. (olimp86.ru, 10 Dec 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (transpress.transneft.ru, 01 May 2014)
Impairment
At age five his right hand and right leg were amputated after a car accident. (transpress.transneft.ru, 01 May 2014; kubantv.ru, 14 Aug 2013)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as a manager for Privolzhsknefteprovod oil company in Samara, Russia. (transpress.transneft.ru, 01 May 2014)