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Maskim Sedakov

Maksim Sedakov

Para dance sport
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Wife Marina Sedakova
Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Coach, Teacher
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Physical Education - Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health: St. Petersburg, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 1999 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
After he began performing in a dance ensemble at school, he decided he wanted to compete in Para dance sport.
Club / Team
St. Petersburg Centre of Physical Education and Sport: Russia
Name of coach
Konstantin Vasilyev [personal], RUS; Irina Volkova [personal], RUS

International debut

Year
2005
Competing for
Russia
Location
Russia

General interest

Nicknames
Max (Facebook profile, 26 Apr 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Konstantin Vasilyev. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"It is forbidden to surrender. It is necessary to push yourself beyond your limits, and then the results will come." (fondopora.ru, 22 Sep 2013)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 28 Dec 2018)
Other sports
He has competed in wheelchair racing. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Impairment
He was injured in a car accident in 1994 and lost his left leg as a result. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013; fondopora.ru, 22 Sep 2013)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He has worked as a physical education and Para dance sport teacher at Dinamika Educational Centre in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. (inclusive-dance.ru, 01 Aug 2019; nsportal.ru, 01 Jan 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships Minsk 2008 (Minsk, Belarus)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Combi Latin 2 Final Ranking 3
2013 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Combi Latin Class 2 Final 2013-12-08 2
2015 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Rome, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Combi Latin Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 3
Men's Single Class 2 Final 2015-11-08 1
Combi Freestyle Class 2 Final 2015-11-08 3