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Maksat Kalikanov

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T36

Further personal information

Residence
Almaty, KAZ
Languages
Kazakh, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2018, at age 27, in Talgar, Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
He saw an advertisement for a Para sports club and decided to join up the following day.
Club / Team
Almaty Regional Specialised Sports School for the Impaired: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Valery Eryomin; Elena Eryomina

General interest

Nicknames
Maks (Facebook profile, 31 Mar 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold medals at the national championships in 2018 and 2019. (Athlete, 08 Aug 2020)
Most influential person in career
Coaches Valery Eryomin and Elena Eryomina. (Athlete, 08 Aug 2020)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, Kazakhstani boxer Gennady Golovkin. (Athlete, 08 Aug 2020)
Awards and honours
In 2020 he received the title of Master of Sport in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 09 Aug 2020)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 08 Aug 2020)