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Yuliia Pavlenko



Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
T11, F11

Further personal information

Other names
Yuliya Korunchak
Bakhmut, UKR
Russian, Ukrainian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in 2000 in Bakhmut, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
She likes a healthy lifestyle. "I liked training."
Club / Team
Invasport: Donetsk, UKR
Name of coach
Vyacheslav Ponka [personal], UKR, from 2005

International debut

Competing for

General interest

Listening to music. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the B3 long jump at the 2007 International Blind Sports Federation [IBSA] World Championships in Brazil. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019; 2007-IBSA-World-Games-Brazil-results, 03 Aug 2007)
Most influential person in career
Coach Vyacheslav Ponka. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Russian long jumper Darya Klishina, Soviet and Ukrainian pole vaulter Sergey Bubka. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"A healthy spirit lives in a healthy body." (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
She was named among the 10 Best Para Athletes of the Year in 2020 in the Donetsk region of Ukraine. (, 28 Dec 2020)

She has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (, 26 Feb 2021)


Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T13 Heat 1 4
Women's Long Jump F13 Final Round 8
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump F13 Final Round 2012-09-07 4
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T13 Final 1 2013-07-25 3
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T12 Final 1 2015-10-29 4
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T12 Final Round 2016-09-13 7