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Volodymyr Zhaivoronok

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
F36

Further personal information

Residence
Kreminna, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2007 in Luhansk, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
He liked such of the sport's routines as shot put and discus throw.
Club / Team
Invasport: Luhansk, UKR
Name of coach
Rimma Starostina [personal], UKR; Andriy Fateev [national]

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Christchurch, NZL

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
His performance at the 2011 and 2013 World Championships. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 04 Mar 2016)

He was presented with a certificate from the Luhansk City Council for his sports achievements in 2012. (0642.ua, 01 Apr 2013)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F35/36 Final 2011-01-23 10
Men's Discus Throw F35/36 Final 2011-01-28 3
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F35/36 Final Round 2012-09-03 5
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Discus Throw F35/36 Final 1 2013-07-22 3
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F36 Final 1 2015-10-22 7