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Oleksandr Yarovyi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
F20

Further personal information

Residence
Kremenchuk, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2010 in Kremenchuk, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
"In my coach's opinion, I had a good build."
Club / Team
Avanhard Complex Youth Sports School: Kremenchuk, UKR
Name of coach
Yury Shchypets [personal], UKR, from 2010

General interest

Nicknames
Sasha (kremen.today, 15 Mar 2021)
Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in F20 shot put at the 2021 European Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021; 2021 European Championships results book, 02 Jun 2021)
Most influential person in career
Coach Yury Shchypets. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
He says a prayer before competitions. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 31 Dec 2020)