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Yurii Kupriianov

Powerlifting

Biography

Further personal information

Family
Sons Oleg and Denis
Residence
Nova Ushytsia, UKR
Occupation
Teacher
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Information Technology, Mathematics - Vinnytsya State Pedagogical University: Ukraine

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2001 in Vinnytsya, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
"I like power sports."
Club / Team
Invasport: Khmelnytskyi, UKR
Name of coach
Vadym Voronetsky [personal], UKR, from 2012

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
Asian Championships
Location
Kuala Lumpur, MAS

General interest

Hobbies
Setting up satellite dishes, computers. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Placing third in the 97kg category at the 2017 World Cup event in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Oleksandr Alfyorov. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Ukrainian powerlifter Vadym Dovganyuk. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2018)
Impairment
He sustained an impairment to his hip joint due to the effects of polio. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2019; fakty.ua, 04 Dec 2009)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 88.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-09 12
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 97.00kg Final 2017-12-07 11