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Roman Mesyk

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Physical Education, Teaching - Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University: Ivano-Frankivsk, UKR

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 1995 in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine.

International debut

Year
2001
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Poland

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coach Volodymyr Antonets. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Ukrainian pole vaulter Sergey Bubka. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2018)
Other sports
He has competed in powerlifting. (paralleli.if.ua, 30 Jan 2010)
Impairment
He was born with a visual impairment. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Villeneuve d'Ascq 2002 (Villeneuve d'Ascq, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Pentathlon P12 Final Round 4
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F12 Final Round 13
Men's Pentathlon P13 Final Round 5
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F12 Final Round 9
Men's Pentathlon P12 Final Round 9999
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F11 Final 1 2015-10-25 2
Men's Discus Throw F11 Final 1 2015-10-27 5