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Kristina Minakova

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Residence
Verkhnyaya Khava, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in 2005 in Novaya Usman, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
She likes jumping.
Club / Team
Voronezh School of Supreme Sports Skill: Russia
Name of coach
Vitaly Gusakov, RUS, from 2013

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Swansea, WAL

General interest

Hobbies
Playing table tennis. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the long jump at the 2014 European Championships in Swansea, Wales. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Russian long jumper Darya Klishina. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)
Impairment
She was born with an intellectual impairment. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T20 Final 1 2015-10-25 4