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Mariia Ulianenko

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
F13, T13

Further personal information

Residence
Bataisk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Coaching - Southern Federal University: Rostov-na-Donu, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2010 in Rostov-na-Donu, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
She got involved in athletics as part of her physical education classes at school and gradually started setting sporting goals.
Club / Team
Rostov Regional Centre of Olympic Preparation No.1: Russia
Name of coach
Boris Petrov [personal], RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Reading. (Athlete, 25 Mar 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2019 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 03 Mar 2021)
Most influential person in career
Coach Mikhail Glebov. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2019)
Hero / Idol
Russian sprinter Polina Miller, Russian swimmer Yuliya Efimova. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Don't stop. Simply continue to do everything that the heart wants." (Instagram profile, 20 Mar 2021)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 27 Feb 2021)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 25 Mar 2020)