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Viacheslav Lenskii

Swimming
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Biography

Further personal information

Residence
Samara, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Information Technology - Samara State Academy of Social Sciences and Humanities: Russia

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para swimming in 2012 in Samara, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
He decided to take up the sport after watching Para swimming at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London on television.
Club / Team
Samara Sports School of Olympic Reserve No.8: Russia
Name of coach
Larisa Oleynikova [personal], RUS, from 2013

International debut

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

General interest

Hobbies
Web and logo design. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the S6 400m freestyle at the 2019 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 25 Feb 2020)
Most influential person in career
His parents and his coach, Larisa Oleynikova. (Athlete, 25 Feb 2020)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (paraswim.ru, 05 Mar 2021)

He was named the 2015 Athlete of the Year by the School of Supreme Sports Skill No.4 in Samara, Russian Federation. (paraswim.ru, 30 Dec 2015)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S6 Final 1 2015-07-13 5
Men's 400 m Freestyle S6 Heat 2 2015-07-13 5
Men's 50 m Freestyle S6 Final 1 2015-07-16 8
Men's 50 m Freestyle S6 Heat 2 2015-07-16 7
Men's 100 m Backstroke S6 Heat 2 2015-07-18 10
Men's 100 m Freestyle S6 Heat 1 2015-07-19 7
Men's 100 m Freestyle S6 Final 1 2015-07-19 8
London 2019 World Para Swimming Championships (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S6 Final 1 2019-09-09 3
Men's 400 m Freestyle S6 Heat 1 2019-09-09 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S6 Heat 2 2019-09-10 12
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM6 Heat 2 2019-09-11 13
Men's 100 m Backstroke S6 Heat 2 2019-09-12 5
Men's 100 m Backstroke S6 Final 1 2019-09-12 5
Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S6 Heat 2 2021-09-01 4
Men's 400 m Freestyle S6 Heat 1 2021-09-02 2
Men's 400 m Freestyle S6 Final 2021-09-02 3
Men's 100 m Backstroke S6 Heat 1 2021-09-03 3