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Maksym Isaiev

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S10

Further personal information

Residence
Krivoy Rog, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Physical Education - Dnipropetrovsk State Institute of Physical Education and Sport: Ukraine

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2003 at age 12 in Krivoy Rog, Ukraine.
Club / Team
UGOK: Krivoy Rog, UKR
Name of coach
Sergey Trofimenko, UKR, from 2005

International debut

Year
2008
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Berlin, GER

General interest

Nicknames
Maks (VK profile, 18 Jul 2014)
Hobbies
Reading, cooking. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2013 World Championships in Montreal, QC, Canada. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2015)
Most influential person in career
His coach Sergey Trofimenko. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (Athlete, 18 Jul 2014)

He has been given the Best Athlete award three times in his hometown of Krivoy Rog, Ukraine. (invasport.org.ua, 12 Jul 2012)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 18 Jul 2014)
Other information
YOUNGEST
He was the youngest Ukrainian swimmer at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (invasport.org.ua, 12 Jul 2012)

EARLY STRUGGLE
When he took up the sport he could not find a pool that catered for people with an impairment. Eventually he found coach Sergey Trofimenko, who offered to work with him. (invasport.org.ua, 12 Jul 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 6
Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 2 6
Men's 100 m Freestyle S10 Heat 2 6
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S10 Heat 3 6
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Final Round 3
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 2 1
Men's 400 m Freestyle S10 Final Round 4
Men's 400 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S10 Heat 3 5
Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 Heat 1 5
Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 1 5
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S10 Heat 3 2012-08-31 7
Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 Heat 2 2012-09-01 5
Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 3 2012-09-04 3
Men's 400 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2012-09-05 6
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 2 2012-09-08 3
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Final Round 2012-09-08 4
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2013-08-12 14
Men's 400 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2013-08-13 5
Men's 400 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2013-08-13 4
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final 1 2013-08-15 5
Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 Heat 1 2013-08-16 7
Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 Final 1 2013-08-16 7
Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 Final 1 2013-08-17 6
Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 2 2013-08-17 8
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Final 1 2013-08-18 3
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 1 2015-07-16 10
Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 Heat 2 2015-07-17 6
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Heat 1 2015-07-17 3
Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 Final 1 2015-07-17 8
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 2 2015-07-18 2
Men's 400 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2015-07-19 6
Men's 400 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2015-07-19 6