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Kostiantyn Panasiuk

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Family
Wife Anna
Residence
Ovidiopol, UKR
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2014 in Ovidiopol, Ukraine.
Club / Team
Leader Plus: Velykodolynskoye, UKR
Name of coach
Yegor Pyrogov [personal], UKR, from 2014

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Dubai, UAE

General interest

Nicknames
Kostya (VK profile, 19 Apr 2021)
Hobbies
Cars. (Athlete, 19 Apr 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the mixed team at the 2019 World Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 19 Apr 2021)
Most influential person in career
Coach Yegor Pyrogov. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)
Awards and honours
He was named among the Best Para Athletes of the Year in 2019 by the Odessa Regional State Administration in Ukraine. (vo.od.ua, 09 Jan 2020)

He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 31 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 19 Apr 2021)
Impairment
He has chondrodystrophy, a condition that affects the development of cartilage. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 54.00kg Final 2017-12-07 8