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Leonid Erzutov

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S10, SB9, SM10

Further personal information

Residence
Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Economics - Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod: Russia

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training at age five in Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
His parents enrolled him in the sport to improve his health.
Club / Team
Zarya Sports School of Olympic Reserve: Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Name of coach
Denis Dorogaev [personal], RUS

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Russia
Location
Sochi, RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Going to the cinema, listening to music, cycling. (Athlete, 27 May 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the SB9 100m breaststroke at the 2018 Cup of Russia in Ramenskoye, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2020)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 27 May 2019)
Hero / Idol
British swimmer Adam Peaty, US swimmer Cody Miller. (Athlete, 27 May 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 30 Dec 2019; Athlete, 27 May 2019)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 10 Mar 2020)