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Viacheslav Osipov

Para dance sport

Biography

Further personal information

Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Teacher
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Dance Studies - State University of Culture and Arts: St. Petersburg, RUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2007 at age 18 in Lipetsk, Russia.
Why this sport?
He wanted to try something new.
Club / Team
Dance on Wheels: St. Petersburg, RUS
Name of coach
Konstantin Vasilyev, RUS; Irina Volkova, RUS

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Russia
Location
Moscow

General interest

Hobbies
Music, travelling. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Memorable sporting achievement
Becoming the champion of Russia in 2013. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Most influential person in career
His coaches. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Hero / Idol
Dancers Michael Malitowski and Joanna Leunis. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Only through difficulties can one achieve results." (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)
Ambitions
To become world champion and take part in and win a medal at the Paralympic Games in wheelchair dancing. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2013 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Combi Latin Class 2 Final 2013-12-08 1
2015 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Rome, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Combi Latin Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 1
Combi Freestyle Class 2 Final 2015-11-08 2