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Maksim Ovcharenko

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Residence
Omsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2009 in Omsk, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"Because athletics is the king of sports."
Club / Team
Omsk Centre of Paralympic Preparation: Russia
Name of coach
Andrey Khmelyov, RUS, from 2009

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Lisbon, POR

General interest

Hobbies
Watching movies, listening to music. (Athlete, 03 Oct 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (Athlete, 30 May 2016)
Most influential person in career
Coaches Andrey Khmelyov and Irina Khmelyova. (Athlete, 03 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Russian runner Yuriy Borzakovskiy, Polish runner Adam Kszczot, British runner Sebastian Coe, Norwegian runner Henrik Ingebrigtsen. (Athlete, 03 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Training, training and training again." (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 03 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T20 Heat 3 2015-10-22 7
Men's 400 m T20 Final 1 2015-10-23 4