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Kseniia Sogomonian

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
S8, SB8, SM8

Further personal information

Residence
Rostov-na-Donu, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Physical Education, Sport Studies - Southern Federal University: Rostov-na-Donu, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2003 at age eight in Rostov-na-Donu, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
She was interested in the sport.
Club / Team
Dynamo: Rostov-na-Donu, RUS
Name of coach
Tatiana Marchenko, RUS, from 2003

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Germany

General interest

Hobbies
Painting. (Athlete, 11 May 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the 100m backstroke at the 2016 European Championships in Funchal, Portugal. (Athlete, 11 May 2016)
Most influential person in career
Her sister. (Athlete, 05 Sep 2012)
Hero / Idol
Russian swimmer Alexander Popov. (Athlete, 05 Sep 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"There is no winning without losing!" (Athlete, 11 May 2016)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 11 May 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Butterfly S8 Heat 1 2012-08-30 5
Women's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 3 2012-09-02 5
Women's 100 m Backstroke S8 Heat 1 2012-09-04 6
Women's 100 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 2012-09-06 4
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Butterfly S8 Final 1 2015-07-13 6
Women's 100 m Freestyle S8 Heat 2 2015-07-16 9
Women's 100 m Backstroke S8 Heat 1 2015-07-18 7
Women's 100 m Backstroke S8 Final 1 2015-07-18 6
Women's 50 m Freestyle S8 Swim-Off 1 2015-07-19 9999
Women's 50 m Freestyle S8 Final 1 2015-07-19 8
Women's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 2015-07-19 8