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Natalya Semyonova

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F55

Further personal information

Residence
Syrdarya, UZB
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian, Uzbek
Higher education
Physical Education - Gulistan State University: Guliston, UZB

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2015 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Why this sport?
She was previously involved in able-bodied athletics, so it was natural for her to switch to Para athletics after acquiring her impairment.
Name of coach
Sardor Abdukholikov [national], UZB; Yakhyo Yakubov [personal], UZB

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
Uzbekistan

General interest

Nicknames
Natasha (OK profile, 29 Mar 2021)
Hobbies
Reading books. (Athlete, 29 Mar 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in F55/56 javelin throw at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 13 May 2020)
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
German Para athlete Martina Willing. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 13 May 2020)