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Siarhei Burdukou

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Residence
Maladzyechna, BLR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Belarusian, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics at age 12 at a high school for children with a vision impairment in Maladzyechna, Belarus.
Why this sport?
"There was nothing to do at my boarding school for vision impaired children so I started athletics."
Club / Team
Maladzyechna Youth Sports School No.2: Belarus
Name of coach
Ihar Fartunau [personal], BLR, from 2012

International debut

Year
2006
Competing for
Belarus

General interest

Hobbies
Handicraft. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
His performance in long jump at the 2018 European Championships in Berlin, Germany, where he jumped over 7m for the first time in his career. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His first coach Georgiy Sheleg. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Fight to the end." (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Belarus. (paradefsport.by, 27 Dec 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump F13 Final Round 5
Men's Javelin F13 Final Round 5
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump F12 Final Round 5
Men's Triple Jump F12 Final Round 6
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump F12/13 Final 2011-01-22 5
Men's Triple Jump F12 Final 2011-01-26 6
Men's High Jump F12/13 Final 2011-01-28 4
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Triple Jump F12 Final Round 2012-09-08 4
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T13 Final 1 2013-07-26 5
Men's Triple Jump T12 Final 1 2013-07-27 3
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T12 Final 1 2015-10-24 5
Men's High Jump T12 Final 1 2015-10-25 1
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T12 Final Round 2016-09-10 5
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T12 Final 1 2017-07-16 3
Men's High Jump T13 Final 1 2017-07-18 4