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Svitlana Mykytina

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T35

Further personal information

Residence
Kherson, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in 2005 in Kherson, Ukraine.
Club / Team
Invasport: Kherson, UKR
Name of coach
Sergey Myagkov [personal], UKR; Andriy Fateev [national]

International debut

Year
2012
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Stadskanaal, NED

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2013 World Championships in Lyon, France. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Coach Sergey Myagkov and her family. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Injuries
She broke her hand at a training camp ahead of the 2012 Paralympic Games in London and was unable to compete at the event. (kherson.pro, 03 Sep 2012)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (khersononline.net, 11 Sep 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T35 Semifinal 2 2013-07-21 6
Women's 100 m T35 Final 1 2013-07-22 6
Women's 200 m T35 Semifinal 2 2013-07-26 4
Women's 200 m T35 Final 1 2013-07-27 5
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T35 Heat 1 2015-10-23 10
Women's 100 m T35 Heat 2 2015-10-29 11