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Ravil Mansurbayev

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F46

Further personal information

Family
One son, one daughter
Residence
Almaty, KAZ
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2009 at the Almaty Sports Club in Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
He liked physical education classes as a child and tried to be first in all the school races. Although he never considered a career in sport during his childhood, he returned to sport after his accident. He took up throwing disciplines because that was the only choice at his club.
Club / Team
Almaty Sports Club: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Tatyana Lesovaya [personal], KAZ

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Kazakhstan

General interest

Hobbies
Computers. (Athlete, 19 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the F46 shot put at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 19 Oct 2019)
Hero / Idol
US-Austrian actor Arnold Schwarzenegger. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Injuries
In 2014 he participated in an international competition with an ankle sprain. The sprain continued to affect him at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea, but he was able to make a full recovery by the end of the year. (kazsport.kaztrk.kz, 05 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Believe in yourself and don't lose hope. Be strong." (tengrinews.kz, 07 Sep 2018)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (almatysportclub.kz, 26 Feb 2019; kazsports.kz, 24 Dec 2018)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 19 Oct 2019)
Impairment
He lit a firecracker during the celebration of the 2004 New Year, but did not release it in time and it exploded in his hand. As a result, his left arm was amputated below the elbow. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015; kazsport.kaztrk.kz, 05 Oct 2015; sk-sport.kz, 25 Jul 2013)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He has worked as a repairman of self-service terminals and computers. (tengrinews.kz, 07 Sep 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F46 Final 1 2013-07-21 11
Men's Shot Put F46 Final 1 2013-07-23 5
Men's Discus Throw F46 Final 1 2013-07-27 11
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F46 Final 1 2015-10-24 9
Men's Shot Put F46 Final 1 2015-10-29 5