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Nikita Povarov

Nordic Skiing


Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Daniil Efremov

Further personal information

Wife Anastasia, one son
Krasnoyarsk, RUS
Higher education
Physical Education - Krasnoyarsk State Pedagogical University: Russia

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 16 in Krasnoyarsk, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Krasnoyarsk Regional Training Centre in Adaptive Sports: Russia
Name of coach
Vyacheslav Kukharev [personal], RUS

General interest

Sports, music, watching television series. (Athlete, 09 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 09 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
He took part in the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games torch relay, carrying the torch in his home city of Krasnoyarsk, Russian Federation. (, 27 Feb 2014)

He has received the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (, 31 May 2021;, 27 Mar 2021)
Other sports
He competed in both Para biathlon and Para cross-country skiing at the 2015 World Championships in Cable, WI, United States of America. (SportsDeskOnline, 05 Jan 2021)
He has 2% vision. (, 28 Mar 2014)


Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships Cable (Cable, United States of America)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Short Distance VI Race 1 2015-01-24 9
Men's Long Distance - Free Style VI Race 1 2015-01-25 12
Men's Middle Distance VI Race 1 2015-01-27 8
Men's Sprint - Classic VI Race 1 2015-01-28 11
Men's Long Distance VI Race 1 2015-01-30 8