Athletics | Swimming
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began doing sports with para-swimming in 2011 in Shatki, Russian Federation, and switched to wheelchair racing in 2014.
Club / Team
Ugra Adaptive Sports Centre: Russia
Name of coach
Alexander Borovykh, RUS
Coach from which country?
Most influential person in career
His mother, wife, coaches and friends. (priderussia.ru, 22 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"It's never late to change anything. Everything is in your hands." (book-hall.ru, 30 Apr 2013)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 25 Apr 2016)
At age 25 he sustained a double fracture of his spinal cord in a car accident. (book-hall.ru, 30 Apr 2013)