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Pavlo Voluikevych

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Family
Wife Olga Voluykevich, one son
Residence
Ivano-Frankivsk, UKR
Languages
Ukrainian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2011 in Ternopil, Ukraine.
Club / Team
Invasport: Ivano-Frankivsk, UKR
Name of coach
Yevgen Yeruzel [personal], UKR, from 2011

General interest

Hobbies
Football. (Athlete, 11 Apr 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing in the T20 1500m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (SportsDeskOnline, 02 Aug 2021; Athlete, 11 Apr 2020)
Hero / Idol
Ukrainian footballer Andriy Shevchenko. (Athlete, 11 Apr 2020)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Running is a hobby that has grown into a job." (mi100.info, 13 Sep 2019)
Awards and honours
He was named as one of the Best Athletes of the Year for 2019 in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. (galka.if.ua, 30 Jan 2020)

He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 31 Dec 2020; Athlete, 11 Apr 2020)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 11 Apr 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T20 Final Round 2016-09-13 5
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T20 Final 1 2017-07-17 5
Men's 5000 m T20 Final 1 2017-07-23 3