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Maksim Emelianov

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S4, SB3, SM4

Further personal information

Family
One child Kseniya
Residence
Shatki, RUS
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2015 in Shatki, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
The only sport he could try near his home was Para swimming. "I didn't want to practise professionally and, after I tried it, the coach agreed to train me."
Club / Team
Champion Fitness Centre: Vyezdnoye, RUS
Name of coach
Vladimir Smolin [personal], RUS, from 2015

General interest

Hobbies
Fishing. (Athlete, 26 May 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the SB3 50m breaststroke at the 2019 National Short Course Championships in Krasnodar, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 05 Jun 2020)
Most influential person in career
Coach Vladimir Smolin. (Athlete, 26 May 2019)
Hero / Idol
Russian ice hockey player Alexander Ovechkin. (Athlete, 26 May 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 05 Apr 2021; Athlete, 26 May 2019)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 26 May 2019)