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Snezhana Shepeleva

Para dance sport

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Kristina, son Anton
Other names
Snezhana Sukhanova
Residence
Lipetsk, RUS
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2008 at age 38 in Lipetsk, Russia.
Club / Team
Garmonia : Lipetsk, RUS
Name of coach
Farida Uzikova
Coach from what year?
2008

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Russia
Location
St. Petersburg

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Becoming the champion of Russia. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Awards and honours
In September 2012 she won 'Miss Grace', a pageant for women who use a wheelchair. The event was held in the Lipetsk region of Russia. (dancingwheels.by, 06 Sep 2012)
Impairment
A fall in 2006 resulted in spinal cord injuries. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Other information
QUICK SUCCESS
In her first ever competition, 'Russian Winter' held in December 2008, she and her partner, Nikolai Kuzin, placed second. (lg.lpgzt.ru, 29 Jun 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2013 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Duo Standard Class 2 Final 2013-12-08 3