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Parviz Odinaev



Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment

Further personal information

Athlete, Coach
English, Russian, Tajik

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2000.
Why this sport?
"I met coach Tole Kholnazarov who motivated me. He made me understand that I can be very strong. After three training sessions, I realised that this would be my life, my profession."
Name of coach
Tole Kholnazarov [personal]

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens. (, 06 Dec 2019)
He mistakenly received the wrong vaccination from doctors, which caused paralysis in both of his legs and led to their amputation when he was five. (, 06 Dec 2019)


Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -60 kg Final Round 9
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -75 kg Final Round 2012-09-03 9999