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Mansurbek Ibrashev

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S11, SB11, SM11

Further personal information

Languages
Kazakh, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2010 in Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
He was advised to try swimming at the rehabilitation centre he attended.
Club / Team
Shymkent Sports Club for the Impaired No.19: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Saniya Asulova, KAZ

International debut

Year
2012
Competing for
Kazakhstan
Location
Sheffield, ENG

General interest

Nicknames
Mansur (sport.gov.kz, 25 Dec 2012)
Hobbies
Listening to music, reading books. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the S11 100m backstroke and bronze in the S11 100m freestyle at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Saniya Asulova. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kazakhstani boxer Daniyar Yeleussinov. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Sport has made me a socially active person, and my duty is to win." (yujanka.kz, 08 Jan 2014)
Awards and honours
Following his performances at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea, he received the Kaisar Tulga award in the Strength of Will category in Kazakhstan. (agoi.kz, 20 Nov 2014)

He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Impairment
In 1996 he got sand in his eye while playing by a river with his brother. He underwent two operations, but lost his vision completely in 2000. (vesti.kz, 07 Dec 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S11 Heat 1 2015-07-13 12
Men's 400 m Freestyle S11 Heat 2 2015-07-14 7
Men's 400 m Freestyle S11 Final 1 2015-07-14 7
Men's 50 m Freestyle S11 Heat 1 2015-07-17 12
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S11 Final 1 2017-12-02 6
Men's 400 m Freestyle S11 Final 1 2017-12-05 4
Men's 50 m Freestyle S11 Final 1 2017-12-07 5