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Mikhail Simanov

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
B2
Guide
Richard Bolog

Further personal information

Languages
English, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2004.
Training Regime
He trains at the Adaptive Sports Foundation in Windham, NY, United States of America.

General interest

Nicknames
Misha (Facebook page, 23 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (fss.org.ru, 18 Mar 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (Facebook page, 12 Aug 2020)
Other information
REPRESENTING UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Born in the Russian Federation, he initially represented his country of birth before gaining US citizenship and switching his sporting allegiance to represent the United States of America. (YouTube channel, 11 Oct 2019; medias2.fis-ski.com, 17 Dec 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships (Sestriere, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Slalom VI Final 2011-01-20 11
Men's Giant Slalom VI Final 2011-01-21 11