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Roman Novak

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F44

Further personal information

Residence
Rivne, UKR
Occupation
Legal Professional
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Law - Kiev University of Law: Ukraine

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 25 in Rivne, Ukraine.
Club / Team
Invasport: Rivne, UKR
Name of coach
Oleg Zuev [personal], UKR; Vadym Polyukhovych [personal], UKR

General interest

Nicknames
Roma (Facebook profile, 03 Nov 2020)
Hobbies
Billiards, table tennis. (Athlete, 23 Mar 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the F64 javelin at the 2019 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2021; paralympic.org, 08 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coaches Oleg Zuev and Vadym Polyukhovych. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2021)
Hero / Idol
Ukrainian footballer Andriy Shevchenko, Ukrainian boxers Vasyl Lomachenko, Vitali Klitschko and Wladimir Klitschko. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2021)
Awards and honours
He was named among the 10 Best Para Athletes of the Year for 2020 in the Rivne region of Ukraine. (invasport-rivne.ucoz.ua, 03 Mar 2021)

He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 31 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2021)