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Nikolai Krygin

Shooting

Biography

Further personal information

Family
Wife Irina
Residence
Chapayevsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began shooting in 2010 in Samara, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
A friend of his relatives invited him to try the sport.
Club / Team
Samara Regional Sports School of Olympic Reserve No.6: Russia
Name of coach
Vladimir Perov [personal], RUS
Training Regime
He trains 10 hours a week.

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Russia
Location
Turkey

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the SH2 50m rifle prone at the 2015 World Cup event in Osijek, Croatia. (Athlete, 09 Apr 2020)
Most influential person in career
Coaches Vladimir Volkov and Vladislav Lyashenko. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2014)
Hero / Idol
Ukrainian Para shooter Vasyl Kovalchuk. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2014)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 25 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 09 Apr 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Shooting World Championships (Suhl, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed 10m Air Rifle standing SH2 Qualification 2014-07-21 32
Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH2 Qualification 2014-07-23 37