Type of Impairment
Further personal information
Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2012 in Navashino in the Nizhny Novgorod region of the Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
His first coach Vyacheslav Mysov noticed his talent while he was at school. He began training full-time after his mother's death in 2011, as she had supported his passion for sports and wanted to see him succeed.
Club / Team
Nizhegorodets Sports School: Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Name of coach
Valentina Sukhanova [personal], RUS; Evgeny Sukhanov [personal], RUS
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the 800m at the 2018 World Intellectual Impairment Sport Indoor Championships in Val-de-Reuil, France. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2019; virtus.sport, 19 Apr 2018)
Most influential person in career
His physical education teacher at school. (Athlete, 30 May 2016)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (rsf-id.ru, 20 Feb 2021)