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Viacheslav Emeliantsev

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment

Further personal information

Residence
Yekaterinburg, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2000 in Yekaterinburg, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
His parents encouraged him to take up the sport.
Club / Team
Rodnik: Yekaterinburg, RUS
Name of coach
Svetlana Grishina [personal], RUS

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Glasgow, SCO

General interest

Hobbies
Agronomy, gardening. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
Russian swimmers Yury Prilukov, Nikita Lobintsev and Danila Izotov. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 30 Dec 2020)

He received the Overcoming prize as the Best Male Para Athlete of the Year at the 2016 National Sports Award organised by the Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation. (ria.ru, 14 Dec 2016)
Impairment
His impairment was caused by a birth trauma. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final 1 2015-07-13 4
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 1 2015-07-13 3
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Final 1 2015-07-15 1
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 2 2015-07-15 1
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Final 1 2015-07-17 1
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Heat 2 2015-07-17 1
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Final 1 2015-07-19 1
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 1 2015-07-19 3