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Rustam Aminov

Athletics | Nordic Skiing


Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment

Further personal information

Moscow, RUS
Athlete, Student

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para biathlon in 2013 in Moscow, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Vorovyovy Gory [RUS] / Rezept Sport [RUS]:
Name of coach
Irina Gromova [national, personal], RUS; Sergey Shilov [personal], RUS

General interest

Fishing, taking walks in nature. (, 01 Aug 2018; Athlete, 01 Dec 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing in Para athletics at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (Athlete, 01 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Irina Gromova. (Athlete, 30 Sep 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Go forward no matter what." (Athlete, 14 Dec 2018)
Awards and honours
In 2016 he received the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (, 01 Aug 2018)
Other sports
He has competed internationally in Para cross-country skiing and Para athletics. He made his international debut for the Russian Federation in Para skiing at a World Cup event in 2014, while he competed in Para athletics at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (SportsDeskOnline, 17 Dec 2018; Athlete, 30 Sep 2015;, 2015)
He sustained a spinal injury in a car accident in 2008 (, 01 Aug 2018)


Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T53 Heat 2 2015-10-22 12
Men's 200 m T53 Heat 1 2015-10-25 9
Men's 400 m T53 Heat 3 2015-10-27 13
Men's 800 m T53 Heat 3 2015-10-29 15
Men's 4x400 m T53/54 Final 1 2015-10-31 4