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Siyazbek Daliyev



Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
S5, SB6, SM5

Further personal information

Wife Elvira, sons Sanzhar and Sardar
Nur-Sultan, KAZ
Kazakh, Russian
Higher education
Translation/interpretation - Kazakh-Russian University: Nur-Sultan, KAZ

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2008 in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
His grandmother encouraged him to pursue an active lifestyle after his accident and enrolled him in swimming because she thought it would be safe for him.
Club / Team
Nur-Sultan Youth Sports School for the Impaired: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Samat Yergaliyev [personal], KAZ
Training Regime
He has 10 training sessions per week over five days.

General interest

Fitness, yoga. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the S5 50m butterfly and bronze in the S5 50m backstroke at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021;, 03 Aug 2020)
Most influential person in career
His parents and his relatives. (, 10 Oct 2018)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi, Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Fight until the end." (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
In 2011 he was named as one of the two Best Para Athletes in Kazakhstan, together with fellow swimmer Mikhail Yeryomenko. (, 14 Feb 2012)

In 2009 he received the Altyn Adam award as the Best Athlete of the Year in Kazakhstan. (, 02 Dec 2009)

He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (, 30 Aug 2021; Athlete, 28 Feb 2019)
Other sports
He has competed in Para taekwondo at national level in Kazakhstan. (, 28 Sep 2021)
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
He lost both arms in 2002 at age 12, after receiving an electric shock from a transformer while playing in the yard at school. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021;, 26 May 2011)
Other information
He has completed a course in sport studies at the Kazakh Academy of Sport and Tourism in Almaty, Kazakhstan. He also has a master's degree in physical education and sports from the Eurasian National University in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021;, 14 Jul 2013)


Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Butterfly S6 Heat 1 2015-07-15 10
Men's 100 m Backstroke S6 Heat 1 2015-07-18 18