Nikita Khrulkov

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S5, SB4

Further personal information

Residence
Khabarovsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Mathematics - Far Eastern State Transport University: Khabarovsk, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age 13 in Khabarovsk, Russia.
Why this sport?
His mother encouraged him to begin swimming following advice from a doctor.
Club / Team
Khabarovsk Regional Youth Adaptive Sports School: Russia
Name of coach
Mikhail Evstigneyev
Coach from which country?
Russia

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2013 he was named among the Best Swimmers in the Khabarovsk region of Russia by the regional government. (swimming.khv.ru, 09 Jan 2014)

He holds the title of Master of Sport in Russia. (minsport.gov.ru, 01 Apr 2014)
Impairment
He has cerebral palsy following complications when he was born. (toz.khv.ru, 12 Jul 2011)