Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2014 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Why this sport?
He has liked strength sports since childhood and switched from weightlifting to powerlifting.
Name of coach
Fazliddin Umirzokov [national], UZB; Tolmos Orozimbetov [personal]
Reading. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 25 Apr 2021)
Most influential person in career
Coach Tolmos Orozimbetov. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kazakhstani weightlifter Ilya Ilyin. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"The only limitations for a man are those that you create yourself. When you don't know about your limitations, you can surprise yourself. Live with enthusiasm and don't lose sight of your goals." (qashqadaryogz.uz, 20 Apr 2016)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Uzbekistan. (nuu.uz, 08 Aug 2018)
To become a Paralympic Games champion. (Athlete, 18 Apr 2021)
He has a leg impairment, which is a result of the effects of polio. He contracted the illness after receiving an unsuccessful vaccination. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
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