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Mariia Shpatkivska

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
F46

Further personal information

Residence
Vinnytsia, UKR
Occupation
Student
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Physical Education - Vinnytsia State Pedagogical University: Ukraine

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 11 in Koziatyn, Ukraine.
Club / Team
Invasport: Vinnytsia, UKR
Name of coach
Tetyana Didyk [personal], UKR
Training Regime
She trains five days a week.

General interest

Nicknames
Masha (VK profile, 22 Mar 2021)
Hobbies
Horse riding, embroidery. (Athlete, 10 Apr 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2019 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 10 Apr 2020)
Most influential person in career
Her first coach Volodymyr Shulga. (Athlete, 10 Apr 2020)
Hero / Idol
New Zealand shot putter Valerie Adams, Czech javelin thrower Jan Zelezny. (Athlete, 10 Apr 2020)
Awards and honours
She was named one of the Athletes of the Year in the athletics category for 2019 in the Vinnytsia region of Ukraine. (uaf.org.ua, 27 Jan 2020)

In 2014 she was named Young Athlete of the Year in the Vinnytsia region of Ukraine. (kazatin.com, 03 Sep 2014)

She has received the title of Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 31 Dec 2020; Athlete, 10 Apr 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 10 Apr 2020)
Impairment
She is missing her left forearm. (kazatin.com, 21 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Dubai 2019 World Para Athletics Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F46 Final 1 2019-11-11 8