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Mykyta Senyk

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T38

Further personal information

Family
Wife Daria, daughter Nikol
Residence
Dnipro, UKR
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Coaching - Dnipro State Institute of Physical Education and Sports: Ukraine

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics at age 12 in Ternopil, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
"I like running and fighting until the end."
Club / Team
Invasport: Dnipro, UKR
Name of coach
Iryna Slyusar [personal], UKR

General interest

Hobbies
Photography, playing billiards, technology. (Athlete, 24 Mar 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze medals in the T38 100m and T38 200m at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 14 Oct 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Vitaly Sorochan. (Athlete, 14 Oct 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell, English snooker player Ronnie O'Sullivan. (Athlete, 14 Oct 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No time to rest. Work more." (Instagram profile, 26 Jun 2021)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 31 Dec 2020; Athlete, 10 Apr 2020)

In 2012 he received the Order of Prince Yaroslav the Wise in Ukraine. (zorya-gazeta.dp.ua, 21 Sep 2012)

In recognition of winning two medals at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing, he received the Order for Courage [third grade] in Ukraine. (president.gov.ua, 07 Oct 2008)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 10 Apr 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 1 3
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final Round 2
Men's 200 m T38 Final Round 6
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 1 2
Men's 100 m T38 Final Round 5
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final Round 9999
Men's 200 m T38 Final Round 3
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 2 2
Men's 100 m T38 Final Round 3
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 2 2011-01-23 2
Men's 100 m T38 Final 2011-01-24 4
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 1 2011-01-25 9999
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final 2011-01-27 1
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T38 Final Round 2012-09-01 7
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 2 2012-09-07 6
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T38 Semifinal 2 2013-07-21 5
Men's 100 m T38 Final 1 2013-07-22 5
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final 1 2013-07-27 3
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T38 Final Round 2016-09-15 5
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T38 Final 1 2017-07-15 3
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 2 2017-07-21 5
Men's 100 m T38 Final 1 2017-07-21 5