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Zhanna Fekolina

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F37, T37

Further personal information

Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training at age 23 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
Students of a sports college suggested she try the sport.
Club / Team
St. Petersburg Athletics Academy: Russia
Name of coach
Mikhail Alesin, RUS; Elena Zatsepina, RUS

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Lyon, FRA

General interest

Hobbies
Taking walks in nature. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the long jump at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (Athlete, 27 May 2016)
Hero / Idol
Russian long jumper Darya Klishina. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Athletics is my queen!" (VK profile, 04 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 27 May 2016)

In 2013 she was named one of the 10 Best Para-Athletes by the Federation of Sports for the Impaired in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. (sok.spb.ru, 14 Nov 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T37 Semifinal 2 2013-07-21 12
Women's 100 m T37 Semifinal 2 2013-07-23 9
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T37 Heat 1 2015-10-22 9
Women's Long Jump T37 Final 1 2015-10-28 1