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Roman Pavlyk

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T36, F36

Further personal information

Residence
Lviv, UKR
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Sport Studies - Admiral Makarov National University of Shipbuilding: Mykolayiv, UKR

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2000 in Lviv, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
He easily got sick as a child, but sport helped to strengthen him and keep the illnesses away. As a child, doctors suggested that he play tennis to develop his hands. After a year, doctors determined that tennis was too monotonous and developed only certain muscles, so he switched to athletics.
Club / Team
Invasport: Lviv, UKR
Name of coach
Oleg Leshchyshyn [personal], UKR

International debut

Year
2005
Competing for
Ukraine
Location
Finland

General interest

Nicknames
Roma, Romchik (fakty.ua, 06 Sep 2012; kp.ua, 10 Sep 2012)
Most influential person in career
Coach Oleksandr Yakubovsky. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never say never." (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He received Ukraine's Order for Merit on three occasions, in recognition of his performances at the 2008, 2012 and 2016 Paralympic Games during which he has won four gold, two silver and three bronze medals. (SportsDeskOnline, 17 Oct 2019; president.gov.ua, 04 Oct 2016, 12 Sep 2012, 07 Oct 2008)

He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2019)
Other information
COMMUNICATING
At age one he was found to have a hearing impairment. To help him communicate, he reads lips and uses sign language. (dislife.ru, 29 Sep 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T36 Heat 1 3
Men's 4x400 m T35-38 Final Round 2
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final Round 2
Men's 400 m T36 Final Round 1
Men's 400 m T36 Heat 2 3
Men's 200 m T36 Final Round 2
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final Round 9999
Men's 400 m T36 Final Round 1
Men's 200 m T36 Final Round 2
Men's 100 m T36 Final Round 1
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T36 Heat 1 2011-01-23 2
Men's 100 m T36 Final 2011-01-24 3
Men's 200 m T36 Heat 1 2011-01-26 2
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final 2011-01-27 1
Men's 200 m T36 Final 2011-01-27 1
Men's 400 m T36 Heat 1 2011-01-28 3
Men's 400 m T36 Final 2011-01-29 3
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T36 Final Round 2012-09-02 3
Men's 100 m T36 Heat 1 2012-09-02 1
Men's 400 m T36 Final Round 2012-09-04 3
Men's Long Jump F36 Final Round 2012-09-05 1
Men's 200 m T36 Final Round 2012-09-06 1
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T36 Final 1 2013-07-20 1
Men's 100 m T36 Semifinal 1 2013-07-21 4
Men's 100 m T36 Final 1 2013-07-22 2
Men's 200 m T36 Semifinal 2 2013-07-23 5
Men's 200 m T36 Final 1 2013-07-24 2
Men's 4x100 m T35-38 Final 1 2013-07-27 3
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T36 Heat 2 2015-10-22 5
Men's 400 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-23 3
Men's Long Jump T36 Final 1 2015-10-27 2
Men's 100 m T36 Heat 2 2015-10-28 4
Men's 100 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-29 3
Men's 200 m T36 Heat 1 2015-10-30 5
Men's 200 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-31 2
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T36 Final Round 2016-09-10 9999
Men's Long Jump T36 Final Round 2016-09-12 3
Men's 400 m T36 Final Round 2016-09-16 2
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T36 Heat 2 2017-07-16 5
Men's 200 m T36 Final 1 2017-07-17 5
Men's Long Jump T36 Final 1 2017-07-18 1
Men's 400 m T36 Final 1 2017-07-21 5
Men's 100 m T36 Heat 1 2017-07-22 5
Men's 100 m T36 Final 1 2017-07-22 5