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Nataliia Shestopal

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S6, SB4, SM5

Further personal information

Residence
Poltava, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age 10 in Poltava, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
She always liked being in the water and swimming.
Club / Team
Poltava Regional Centre of Physical Culture and Sport [Invasport] : Ukraine
Name of coach
Maryna Gornostayeva, UKR

General interest

Hobbies
Reading, travelling. (Athlete, 01 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the SM5 200m medley at the 2013 World Championships in Montreal, Canada, and bronze in the same event at the 2014 European Championships in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. (Athlete, 01 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Coach Maryna Gornostayeva. (Athlete, 01 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 04 Mar 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m Freestyle S6 Final 1 2013-08-12 8
Women's 400 m Freestyle S6 Heat 1 2013-08-12 7
Women's 50 m Freestyle S6 Heat 2 2013-08-14 9
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM5 Heat 1 2013-08-15 3
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM5 Final 1 2013-08-15 3
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m Freestyle S6 Heat 2 2015-07-13 11
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM5 Heat 1 2015-07-18 6
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM5 Final 1 2015-07-18 6
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB4 Heat 1 2016-09-11 6
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM5 Heat 2 2016-09-15 5