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Yauheni Lukyanenka

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW12

Further personal information

Family
Wife Anastasia, son Bogdan, daughters Angelina and Victoria
Residence
Minsk, BLR
Languages
Belarusian, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at school in Belarus, and took up Para skiing in 2009.
Why this sport?
"Skiing teaches you how to overcome your impairment and to realise yourself in everyday life."
Club / Team
Republican Centre of Olympic Preparation in Paralympic Sports: Minsk, BLR
Name of coach
Mikhail Lebedzev, BLR

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Belarus
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Germany

General interest

Hobbies
Fishing. (Athlete, 19 Dec 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver. (Athlete, 19 Dec 2018)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 09 Mar 2014)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Belarus. (Athlete, 19 Dec 2017)
Other sports
He competed in biathlon and cross-country skiing at the 2014 and 2018 Paralympic Winter Games, and in Para canoe sprint at the 2014 World Championships in Moscow, Russian Federation. (SportsDeskOnline, 14 Mar 2018; Athlete, 19 Dec 2017)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2019 World Championships in Prince George, BC, Canada. (Athlete, 19 Dec 2018)
Impairment
An accident in 2004 resulted in his impairment. (verkhnedvinsk.vitebsk-region.gov.by, 21 Mar 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games (Vancouver, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1 km Sprint Sitting Qualification 17
Men's 10 km Sitting Final Round 17
Men's 15 km Sitting Final Round 15
IPC Nordic Skiing World Championships Solleftea (Solleftea, Sweden)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Sprint - Classic Sitting Final 2013-02-25 6
Men's Long Distance - Classic Sitting Final 2013-02-26 7
Men's Short Distance Sitting Final 2013-02-28 16
Men's Middle Distance Sitting Final 2013-03-01 20
Men's Middle Distance - Classic Sitting Final 2013-03-05 19
Paralympic Winter Games 2014 (Sochi, Russia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 7.5 km Sitting Final Round 2014-03-08 11
Men's 15 km Sitting Final Round 2014-03-09 8
Men's 1 km Sprint Sitting Semifinal 2014-03-12 9
Men's 15 km Sitting Final Round 2014-03-14 9999
4x2.5 km Open Relay Final Round 2014-03-15 5
Men's 10 km Sitting Final Round 2014-03-16 12
2017 IPC Nordic skiing World Championships Finsterau, GER (Finsterau, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Middle Distance Sitting Final 2017-02-11 10
Men's Sprint - Free Style Sitting Final 2017-02-12 7
Men's Long Distance Sitting Final 2017-02-14 8
Men's Long Distance - Classic Sitting Final 2017-02-16 9
Men's Sprint Sitting Final 2017-02-18 11
Men's Middle Distance - Free Style Sitting Final 2017-02-19 7
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 7.5km Sitting Final 2018-03-10 7
Men's 15km Sitting Final 2018-03-11 13
Men's 12.5km Sitting Final 2018-03-13 8
Men's 1.1km Sprint Sitting Final 2018-03-14 8
Men's 15km Sitting Final 2018-03-16 8
Men's 7.5km Sitting Final 2018-03-17 12
4x2.5km Mixed Relay Final 2018-03-18 5